Dedicated to delivering quality patient care as a primary care physician, Dr. Gloria Okereke believes in the value of attentiveness, advocating for her patients, and building long-lasting patient relationships. She emphasizes the importance of disease prevention and empowers her patients to take ownership of their health.

Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Okereke, has the knowledge and skill set to meet the diverse needs of your entire family. From newborns to seniors, she is committed to providing comprehensive medical care that is tailored to meet each patient’s specific needs. While practicing full spectrum medicine, she has an interest in preventive medicine, contraception, and sexual health.

She completed a family medicine residency at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. She received her medical degree from Philadelphia College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA where she was honored with a silver level recognition for her demonstrated commitment to community service. She completed her undergraduate studies at New York Institute of Technology. Outside of medicine, Dr. Okereke is a travel bug and enjoys exploring new places, catching up on her favorite TV shows, music, and exercising.

Dr. Okereke is now seeing patients in Calumet City, IL at the Primary Health Family Medicine office located within the UChicago Medicine Ingalls Memorial building at 1600 167th St. Suite 500, Calumet City, IL. To make an appointment with Dr. Okereke, please call 708-342-3000.

Medical Education

  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency

  • Advocate Christ Medical Center
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna PPO
  • BCBS Blue Precision HMO
  • BCBS HMO (HMOI)
  • BCBS PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • CountyCare
  • Coventry Health Plan PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Illinicare
  • Medicare
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PHCS PPO
  • United Choice / Choice Plus
  • United Options (PPO)
  • United Select (HMO & EPO)
  • United W500 Emergent Wrap
To Request an Appointment

UChicago Medicine Primary Care at Ingalls - Calumet City

Request an Appointment at UChicago Medicine Primary Care at Ingalls - Calumet City or call UCM Connect at 855-826-3878

To Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient or call UCM Connect at 1-888-824-0200

At a Glance

Board Certifications

  • Family Medicine

Languages Spoken

  • English