About Dr. Ajanwachuku

     Dr. Ajanwachuku is a Board Certified Surgeon, located in Apple Valley, Ca. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a Diplomate American Board of Surgery, A Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, a  Fellow of the American Society of Abdominal Surgeons, a Member of the LaproEndoScopic Surgeons  Society, and a DIPLOMATE AMERICAN BOARD OF QUALITY ASSURANCE and UTILIZATION REVIEW a Fellow of the INSTITUTE of HEALTH QUALITY.

     He was the Chief of Surgery at St Joseph Health, St. Mary from 2006-2015 and has been Director of the Wound care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center for St Joseph Health, St. Mary, since its inception.

     Dr Ajanwachuku practices surgery as a Calling.  He completed his  undergraduate degree at New York University in N.Y, N.Y. Then completed Medical School, his Residency in Surgery and a Fellowship in Cancer at Howard University in Washington D.C. followed by a Trauma Fellowship at D.C. General Hospital in Washington, D.C.

     Dr. Ajanwachuku has been in the High Desert for 25 years and does Laser, Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, inaddition to surgery for diseases involving the Appendix, Breast ,stomach ,small bowel, Colon and rectum, gallbladder, skin, thyroid, parathyroid, and surgical repairs including  inguinal, abdominal incisional, and umbilical hernias and excision of Hemorrhoids.

     Dr. Ajanwachuku is also the Director of the St. Joseph Health, St Mary Hyperbaric and Wound Care Center.

Insurance Plans accepted:

  • Most All PPO plans
  • Medi Care
  • TriCare, IEHP, Molina, and Vantage by Referral
  • HVVMG

Dr. Ajanwachuku is on staff and operates at:

  • St. Joseph Health, St Mary
  • Victor Valley Global Medical Center