Dr Ndidiamaka Obadan MD, MS, FASN, is dual board certified in internal medicine, nephrology, and hypertension. Her family, friends and patients affectionately refer to her as “Dr. DD”. Dr Obadan received her medical degree from the University of Benin Teaching Hospital and internship from the University College Hospital in Ibadan Nigeria. She obtained her Masters from Brandeis University in Massachusetts. She completed her internship and residency at Harlem/Columbia University in New York, and her Nephrology fellowship from the Medical University of South Carolina.
Dr Obadan is an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the Medical University of South Carolina. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and Nephrology, and is a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology. Dr Obadan is a member of the American College of physican, and the American Society of Nephrology.
Since 2007, she has gained expertise working as a hospital medicine specialist and in the office. She also has cares for patients virtually through telemedicine. Her special interests include caring for patient at risk of kidney disease, prevention of chronic medication conditions like hypertension, diabetes, obesity, and chronic kidney disease. She has developed further interest in lifestyle/obesity medicine and functional medicine.