Dr. Okafor’s mission is to provide his patients with compassionate and comprehensive treatment with the best possible quality of care. He specializes in general orthopedics, with sub-specialization in joint replacement and complex joint revision and reconstruction. 

 

Dr. Okafor was born in Sierra Leone and has lived in multiple countries including Nigeria, Switzerland, and Trinidad before moving to the United States for his medical education and training. He is excited to be a Texan and in his spare time, he likes travelling, playing table tennis, and weight training. 

 

AREA OF INTEREST

  • General Orthopedics
  • Arthroscopic procedures
  • Arthritis
  • Adult Fractures and Injury
  • Pediatric fractures and injury
  • Foot and ankle injury
  • Wrist and hand injury
  • Sports medicine, Tendon & Ligament injury
  • Carpal and Cubital tunnel syndrome
  • Primary total hip and knee replacement
  • Anterior hip replacement
  • Partial knee replacement
  • Total and reverse shoulder replacement
  • Complex joint revision and reconstruction

 

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Board Eligible

 

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science Nursing: Clayton State University- Atlanta, Georgia 
  • Doctor of Medicine, Summa Cum Laude: Morehouse School of Medicine- Atlanta, Georgia
  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery: University of Rochester- Rochester, New York
  • Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Surgery: Houston Methodist- Houston, Texas

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY/MEMBERSHIPS

  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society