BEN OGUNWALE, M.D.

BOARD CERTIFIED IN GASTROENTEROLOGY AND INTERNAL MEDICINE

Dr. Ben Ogunwale completed his undergraduate medical education in Russia and his Internal Medicine residency training at Huron Hospital, a Cleveland Clinic Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. Because of his interest in digestive health and nutrition he underwent Fellowship training in Gastroenterology at the Metro Health Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Ogunwale is proficient in endoscopic skills and performs procedures in the AAAHC certified endoscopic center at Queen City Gastroenterology & Hepatology.

 

Dr. Ogunwale's areas of special interest include managing abnormal weight gain, body contouring, in addition to treatment of swallowing and gastrointestinal motility difficulties. Dr. Ogunwale is trained in Orbera® gastric balloon placement for non-invasive weight loss, SculpSure for cosmetic body contouring using laser, as well as minimally invasive SmartLipo that destroys fat cells and tightens skin. Since starting private practice Dr. Ogunwale has learned to appreciate patient's concerns and needs in the area of weight management and removing stubborn body fat. Dr. Ogunwale is compassionate and uses a combination of superior diagnostic and endoscopic skills to help patients achieve their desired health and weight goals. Dr. Ogunwale speaks English, Russian and Yoruba fluently. Dr. Ogunwale is married with children. During his spare time, Dr. Ogunwale enjoys tennis, travel, reading science fiction, and spending time with his family.

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

Member, American Gastroenterology Association

Member, American College of Gastroenterology

Member, Mecklenburg County Medical Society

Member, North Carolina Society of Gastroenterology

Associate Member, Association of Nigerian Physicians in the Americas

Member, American Neurogastroenterology and Motility Society

Affiliated with Carolinas Healthcare System and Novant Health