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Chidi I Anukwuem, MD

Board Certified Internal Medicine & Weight Management Physician located in Irvington, NJ


Chidi Anukwuem, MD, is a trusted and diligent internist serving the communities of Irvington and Old Bridge, New Jersey. Practicing as a part of LCT Medical, he sees patients for a range of general medical concerns, including hypertension, diabetes, arthritis, obesity, weight management, opioid abuse, and Suboxone®. 

Dr. Anukwuem received his bachelor’s degree in health sciences from Obafemi Awolowo University (formerly the University of Ife) in Nigeria and attended medical school at the Obafemi Awolowo University College of Health Sciences. He then relocated to the United States and completed his residency in internal medicine at NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem in New York City.

He is a member of the Obesity Medicine Association (formerly the American Society of Bariatric Physicians). Dr. Anukwuem is fluent in English and Igbo, making him accessible to a diverse clientele. During his consultations, he gives each patient his focused attention and is deeply committed to their well-being. He takes the time to thoroughly explain his patients’ conditions and assist them in choosing a suitable treatment plan.