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Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku

Pediatrics
Margate , FL
44 years experience female

Locations

Kidscare Pediatrics

Margate , FL

Address

7442 Royal Palm Blvd , Margate , FL, United States
Directions

Fax

9549710098

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield Of Florida

Cigna

Coventry Health Care

Amerigroup

Humana Insurance Company

Tricare

Medicaid

UnitedHealthcare

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Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Pediatrics

Licenses

United States: Florida

Doctor Q&A

79 Answers
52 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
9hr of sleep normal: 9h of sleep at night for a Child is within the normal range. How is he while awake? Does he run around and play like any 5y old? How is he in school? ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Stress delays menses: Dehydration, low BP and/ or stress can cause your period to be late. See your Pediatrician who will access the situation properly and let you know th... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
No connection: I do not believe that there Is a connection between masturbation and shrunken penis. Pls see your doctor so that the cause of your swollen testicle ca... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Infantile spasms: I am assuming you are referring to your baby having partial seizures where he rapidly flexes his head and simultaneously raising and bending of his a... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See Pediatrician: A number of babies are born with clitoral adhesion. It is easily treated with a cream prescribed by your pediatrician. If that does not solve the prob... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes: With a weight of 101 lbs and a height of 5' 4", your BMI is 17.8. This is normal. Ideal weight for a height of 5' 4" is 101 lbs to 126 lbs
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Cold Sores: Cold sores presents as sores on the lips , tongue, gum or buccal mucosa in children. It is caused by the herpes virus. It generally resolves spontaneo... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes: Tuna is a good source of protein and vitamins for children, especially, if he or she refuses to eat beef or chicken
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes, you may: Yes, you may. But to know the exact reason you have not had a return to normal menstrual cycle, you need to see your gynecologist, who would perform b... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Wash face 2X daily: Eating a healthy diet and working out is important. Get "over the counter" acne face wash containing Benzyl peroxide from the drug store and wash yo... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes, could be: Many girls may get no periods for months while on birth control pills. Continue to take the pills until you see your gynecologist who will clarify wha... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
It depends: It depends on which disease you are referring to. If it is a recessive gene ( as in sickle cell disease) then the child can only get the disease if bo... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Infecns cause nodes: Lymph nodes are very common in children. They are usually caused by infection or inflammation. Submandibular nodes, that is lymph glands under the jaw... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Kyphosis not normal: Scoliosis usually occurs just before puberty and progresses through the growth spurt. An 18y old with mild scoliosis (
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes, if dr. RX: antihistamines with decongestants are not usually recommended in children because they are ineffective in conditions for which they are usually used. ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Shingles: You did not give your age or a pic of the rash. The commonest rash that is very painful and may occur on your back is shingles. Insect bites and spide... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Not enough info.: There isn't enough information to work with. How old is the child? Are there any other symptoms? Is he or she able to drink fluids without vomiting? T... Read More
A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
It is unlikely.: It is unlikely that two people who are o+ will produce o- baby. Mistakes are made all the time. Go and repeat all the blood tests and then discuss wit... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
It depends: CMV Positive IgG and negative IgM, means that the baby's mother contacted the disease in the past but no longer has the disease. The antibodies just p... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See your doctor imm : Is there a family history of allergies, bronchitis or asthma? Your child needs to see the Pediatrician. He probably has inhaled a foreign body or he m... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Give Milk anyway : Many toddlers hate to drink milk. Give milk in cereal and add milk to any food item you can. Give yogurt, which contains calcium which needed for thei... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Probably colic: You did not tell us how old your son is. If he is between 3 weeks and 3 months of age, he probably has Colic. Colic is a condition where the baby's be... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Cold blisters: Cold sore or fever blisters is fairly common in children. Make sure your child is drinking fluids OK. The rash will dry out and resolve in 3 - 7 days.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See your doctor: The urine needs to be repeated. A persistent high protein needs to be reviewed by a nephrologist. More tests need to be done to rule out a disease o... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Keep wound clean: Apply bacitracin ointment to his face after you have thoroughly washed the wound with tap water. Keep the wound dry and it should heal without complic... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See Pediatrician : Your child has allergies causing sinusitis and maybe bronchitis/ asthma. You need to see your Pediatrician who will give you a medication to treat and... Read More
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Not really : Headache in a 7 yr old is not normal but it might be due to migraines or stress headaches. He needs to be evaluated by the Pediatrician, to rule out o... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Toilet training: Toilet training has got to be fun ( like a game for the child) no 2 year old wants to be told what to do. Put him on the toilet or get a potty, first ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Give fruits/ vegetab: Excessive suppository is not good. It may make him dependent for life. Give him sliced oranges or watermelon everyday with breakfast and lunch. Give ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See specialist: If you are overweight you need to lose weight. See Gastrointestinal Specialist who will be able to determine if your symptoms are caused by a bacteri... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Possible: It is possible to get botulism but it is unlikely. Watch out for symptoms 18 - 36hrs after ingestion. Symptoms in infants are lethargy, weakness, poo... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Spit up or drooling?: Spit up and drooling are common in babies. Spit up is caused by mild GE reflux. Drooling is caused by excessive salivation which accompanies early sta... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Retractile testicule: Retractile testicule is normal in children, provided you can get the testicule to descend into the scrotum with gentle maneuver. As he grows older, th... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes: If your dog gets rabies from contact with a rabid animal, he can transfer it to your daughter by licking or biting. Keep your dog away from wild anima... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Delay maturity: You probably mean that they are delayed in stopping bed wetting at night. If they are not able to control their bladder or bowels during the day after... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Maybe: it is impossible to tell 100% without a strep. test. You may very well have " mono" . Mononucleosis and strep have rapid tests which will give you an ... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See Pediatrician: We are in the flu season. Your son may have bronchiolitis which is caused by a virus. Do not give over the counter cough medicine which does not work ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes, postictal sleep: febrile seizures typically occur in children of 6 months to 6 years. The seizure lasts for less than 15 minutes and there is a postictal phase during ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Eat a balanced diet: If you are concerned about how you look, the first thing is to eat a balanced diet with enough calories for your age and level of activity. Being maln... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
It depends: Asthma is a reversible, obstructive lung disease that is usually triggered by allergies, virus infection, exercise and/ or emotions. A lot of children... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Ignore: 1) Get Pediatrician 2) Attend therapy 3)Love your child as you much 3) Respond to his special needs.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
No, Condom is a must: Birth control pills protect you from getting pregnant but does not protect you from STD, especially HIV. If having sex is painful, see your doctor
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Use lubricant: Your partner was probably not patient for you to get lubricated before the penetration. Next time use a lubricant with the condom. See your pediatrici... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Yes: You did not say how old you were when you had a menstrual period for the first time. It is possible that you have PCOS. You need to see your doctor wh... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
See your doctor: Taking pills every night, to help you sleep at the age of 16y is not a good idea. If you have sleeping problem that lasts for more than 1 week, you ne... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Obesity: BMI is a measure of ones weight to height. Normal BMI is 18 - 24. BMI of 25 is overweight. BMI of 30 is Obese and BMI of greater than 35 is morbid obe... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
It is possible: A lot of patients with Asthma get tightness of the chest and cough at night during an acute attack. You need to be examined by your MD who will be abl... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
Give water to drink: Get him to drink a lot of water. His bladder will be full and he will probably pee. If he is still unable to pee 1 hour after drinking about 4 cups of... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
May be normal: You did not specify how old your child is. To be able to accurately interprete labs it's important to know age. Low granulocytes and high lymphocytes ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adetokunboh Ajoku
Pediatrics 44 years experience
No: If you have tubes in your ears, it means that your external ear is open into your middle ear. When you use peroxide in your external ear, it is to dis... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ajoku is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Ajoku is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Dec 1, 2015
I am grateful for this doctor this Thanksgiving!
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This saved my life. Thank you. Doc after 10minutes of sleep he woke up normal. My observation for his Febrile Sz was rapid increased of Temp first day of sickness. He's a normal and active child even...Read More
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This was very helpful. Thanks! Thank you for including information about what can aggravate celiac/eczema.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you very much for your reply. He is 9 yrs old

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Lagos College of Medicine, Nigeria
Graduated 1978MD

Residency

ALBERT EINSTEIN MEDICAL CENTER
Completed 1998

Awards

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