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Gertrude (Gertie) Chimeka-Anyanwoke, MD, FIDSA

 Dr. Chimeka-Anyanwoke

Dr. Gertie Chimeka-Anyanwoke is a thorough and compassionate internist and infectious disease specialist located in Gonzales and Baton Rouge, LA. She earned her medical degree from the College of Medicine, University of Lagos. Dr. Gertie Chimeka-Anyanwoke completed her residency in Internal Medicine at New York Medical College, Metropolitan Program in Manhattan, NY, and subsequently completed her fellowship in Infectious Disease at North Shore University Hospital/NYU Medicine Program. Dr. Gertie Chimeka-Anyanwoke is Board Certified in Infectious Disease. She specializes in internal Medicine and Wound Care. Dr. Gertie Chimeka-Anyanwoke is in the business of saving limbs, especially in patients with Diabetes, Vascular Diseases, Complicated and Infected Wounds, including post-surgical wounds. She also manages other infectious diseases and performs pap smears (both vaginal and anal) for Human Papillomavirus (HPV), as well as consultations and treatments for internal health issues. She has a convenient in-office lab collection of samples to include blood, urine, sputum, biopsy for cultures, etc. Dr. Gertie Chimeka-Anyanwoke screens for cancers and other diseases, and offers preventative care, too. She stays up-to-date with advances in infectious diseases, IV antibiotic therapy, STDs, HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis A, B, C, Lyme disease, Wound care, amongst other diseases. Originally from Nigeria, Dr. Gertie Chimeka-Anyanwoke maintains a close-knit family and she is constantly involved and passionate about her community work, medical missions, and philanthropy. Her hobbies are singing, dancing, and spending time with her family and friends.

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