Obinna O. Adigweme, M.D., grew up in Jacksonville, FL and pursued his undergraduate education at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He remained in Florida for his medical training, attending Florida State University College of Medicine in Tallahassee.
Following medical school, Dr. Adigweme remained in Florida and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Orlando Health. During residency, he developed an interest in hip and knee replacement surgery. This interest led Dr. Adigweme to pursue additional fellowship training in hip and knee adult reconstruction at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia.
Prior to joining Orlando Orthopaedic Center, Dr. Adigweme practiced at the University of Central Florida (UCF) College of Medicine as their first full-time orthopaedic surgeon. He specialized in minimally-invasive joint replacements and orthopaedic trauma. Dr. Adigweme remains volunteer faculty at UCF College of Medicine as an assistant professor and is actively involved in teaching and research.
He is an active member of many professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons, and International Congress for Joint Reconstruction. He has authored numerous peer-reviewed journal articles and textbook chapters on joint replacement surgery. He remains active in research and is currently a reviewer for the Journal of Arthroplasty and Bone and Joint Journal.
Dr. Adigweme is an orthopaedic surgeon specializing in partial knee replacement, minimally-invasive total joint replacement, anterior hip replacement, complex joint revisions, knee arthroscopy and orthopaedic trauma. Dr. Adigweme enjoys working with patients of all ages to improve their joint function and restore their quality of life.
Dr. Adigweme has a sister and a twin brother. He enjoys working out, watching the Jacksonville Jaguars, traveling, and spending time with his family.