Unoma Akamagwuna, MD

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

Biography
Unoma Akamagwuna, MD is an assistant professor and a member of our pediatric rehabilitation medicine fellowship faculty. Her medical practice focuses on providing care to children with congenital and acquired disabilities with specific focus on children with spina bifida. Dr. Akamagwuna emphasizes education of patients and their families and advocates towards a successful transition to adult medical care

Specialized Areas of Interest
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine especially as it pertains to the health of children with spina bifida and providing as seamless a transition as possible from pediatric to adult PMR medical services

Board Certifications
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Pediatric Medicine (board eligible)
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine

CONTACT
412-692-6410
unoma.akamagwuna@upmc.edu

Professional Organization Membership
American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

Education & Training
BSc, Psychology, Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, LA, 2006
MD, The George Washington University of Medicine and Health Sciences, 2010
Pediatric and PMR Residencies, Children’s Hospital Colorado Denver, CO, 2015