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Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli

Internal Medicine
Chicago, IL
21 years experience female

Locations

Advocate Medical Group

Chicago, IL

Address

2545 South King Drive, Chicago, IL, US
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My office hours

Wednesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
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Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois

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About

Bio

I am an internal medicine physician who believes in taking care of the whole man, spirit, soul and body, with emphasis on preventive care and healthy living. I love to relate with people, to inform and to cure.

Specialties
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Internal Medicine

Licenses

United States: Illinois

Doctor Q&A

83 Answers
544 Agrees
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Travelers diarrhea: You probably have travelers diarrhea. Take fluids such as pedialyte and see a doctor who will most likely prescribe you some antibiotics
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
See a doctor: You may have a groin strain. It will most likely go away with stretches and simple over the counter painkillers. If it does not go away in a week, ple... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Make sure that you take all the antibiotics
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
It takes time: It will be about 10 days to two weeks before you feel better. The body takes time to heal. Good luck
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: ASCUS cells are not known to be significant and they usually disappear. Repeat the test in a year
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Likely pregnant: Take a pregnancy test. If positive, you have your answer. If negative, wait a few days and the feeling should pass. If it does not pass, see your regu... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Yes it can, but if the swelling persists for a week or two after the infection is gone, then you need to visit your doctor to be sure it is not a sign... Read More
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Probably not: Probably not. you need to see a urologist who may recommend muse or viagra (sildenafil). If those do not work, you may need a pump. However it is of u... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: The only way drinking water can cause weight gain, is if you have heart failure or kidney failure
A female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Possible infection: It could be an infection in the skin, also known as a boil or abscess. You may need to see your doctor ( or log in to health tap to consult) . You may... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
It ok: You inhale car fumes al the time unknowingly. Car fumes are not known to be teratogenic
A male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Clotting: It sounds like a bruise. If it does not go away, please see a doctor.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: You can eat a snack every two hours as long as it is a healthy snack. Please avoid things like cookies, and potato chips as these leave you unhealthy ... Read More
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Ideally all three: You will have liver tests and further testing to determine. All the best!
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Plants: You may have an allergy to certain grasses or trees. Get an allergy test from your doctor
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
DO NOT STOP: Please take all your antibiotics or else the infection may occur again, and it may be worse than before, due to antibiotic resistance.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Arthrits: This is called crepitus. It is a sign of arthritis, which is wear and tear of the knee joint with wearing away of the cartilage
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No need : Your prenatal vitamin alone is ok. Make sure that you are eating regular balanced meals too.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Your temperature can fluctuate with the weather sometimes
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Ovulation: Yes this is normal, one can have high spotting during ovulation. However I see from your chart that you are four weeks pregnant. If you are spotting i... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Gyne doctor: If it is not helping, there is no point taking it. Visit a specialist for other options. Unfortunately, endometriosis is very hard to treat
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Quite normal: It is not a big deal, there are slight variations in almost every body function
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Anxiety attacks: You may be having anxiety attacks. I would suggest seeing a counsellor or therapist
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Pregnant: As long as the line shows up, pregnancy is very likely. Go to your doctor for a blood pregnancy test, if you are unsure
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
You need more tests: to see if you have a stomach problem called H pylori. You need to see a specialist to get tests done
A female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: No medications for skin complexion. Just make sure you see a doctor for the pregnancy so that you can have a healthy baby. whether fair or dark, a bab... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Medication: There are no known "natural" methods for dealing with atoenail fungus. Treatment consist of at least 12 weeks of antifungals
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Not period: Probably you have some other cause of stomach trouble other than your period. Maybe you can consult and describe your symptoms so that we can try to c... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: Cardiomegaly is an enlargement of the heart, not the chest. See a doctor. An examination will tell whether you have heart problems or not. The doctor ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Not likely: It sounds like an inflamed or infected hair follicle
A female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
This is possible: Just make sure you rest, and stay hydrated. Get well soon
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: If you go to ER they will not test for cancer. That is not the purpose of ER. See your regular doctor or an ear, nose and throat doctor.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Communicate: Communicate clearly and not angrily. Be honest. And be nice to them. That is about all you can do.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
As many pregnancies: Once a C section always a C section. Each time you have a pregnancy you will have a cesarean section.
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Variable: It can be anything from 1- 2 months depending on how severe the sprain was.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
When pain is gone: When the pain subsides, you can go back to the machines
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
More serious: This may be more serious than just a vaginal infection. Please see your doctor as you may need hospital treatment and more or different antibiotics
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Neither: At the age of 28, I would advised a Mirena (levonorgestrel) IUD. It lasts for 5 years, has almost 100% performance rate and you do not gain weight. Yo... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Take it anyway: Take the plan B anyway, you can take it up to 72 hours after, although it is less efficient.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
No: In twelve hours it will likely be out of your system anyway
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Nothing...: I'm afraid, It will heal in its own time. Don't pop the blister, but if it pops on its own, you may cover it with a bandage.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes and No: ONLY if the person whose hands you are shaking is sick with Ebola.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Very unlikely: But take a test to be sure.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Normal: Normal body shape. You are fine the way you are. You may try to lose a few pounds and do some strength exercises to build your arms and upper body, bu... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Adeshola Ezeokoli
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Edema: The leg swelling could be from uncontrolled blood pressure. Please see your doctor ASAP.

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Testimonials
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May 30, 2015
Dr.Ezeokoli has my highest recommendation for her dedication and compassionate work in her field of Internal Medicine. Her contribution to the field of medicine and healing comes across instantly as s...Read More
Oct 25, 2014
i recommend Dr Adeshola Ezeokoli she is a kind knowledgeable doctor her expertise will help a lot of patient
Oct 27, 2014
A bright, compassionate specialist in Internal Medicine. Highly recommend.
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! Thanks my GP never suggested surgery I will ask him about it I've only been given a short course of antibiotics doesn't work its so embarrassing!
HealthTap member
This made me feel good. Thanks! That does not help at all. You are just repeating back the question basically. Obviously there is a chance of anything.
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This made me feel good. Thanks! Thanks! have been really concerned with my heart lately. this lifted some of that worry!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Ibadan College of Medicine, Nigeria
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

JOHN H STROGER JR HOSPITAL
Completed 2010

Awards

Top Doctor Health Tap
Top General Internist, Second Place, Chicago Region - Fall
2014
Thought Leader, Second Place, Chicago Region - Fall
2014

Affiliations

Advocate Medical Group
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