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About Leo O. Ovadje, M.D.

Doctor Leo, as he is fondly called by his patients, believes medicine is a science but the practice of medicine is an art. Doctor Leo is board certified in Nephrology and Internal Medicine. He believes in using the latest technologies to provide up to date 21st century care with compassion. He however also knows the important role "proven alternative therapies" play and uses them in the appropriate settings.


College of Medicine, University of Benin



St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, New York



University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida.



Intern of the Year -1997

Resident of the year -1998

Chief Fellow -2001



Impedance Cardiography: A potential monitor for Hemodialysis –Journal of Surgical research 2006


Professional Associations

  • American society of Nephrology
  • National Kidney foundation
  • Renal Physicians association
  • American college of Physicians 


On completing his fellowship at the University of South Florida, Dr Leo practiced in Jackson, TN and Macon, GA before settling in the Southern Crescent with his wife and 3 children.

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