Dr. Adaku U. Nwachuku is a fellowship-trained physiatrist who is board-certified in pain management and rehabilitation. She is also a board certified pain intervention specialist. Dr. Nwachuku specializes in treating musculoskeletal pain without surgery, using a combination of conservative treatments, such as therapy to restore biomechanics, interventional pain procedures, and medications.

Dr. Nwachuku has been published in the Oxford Handbook of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation as well as in medical journals. In addition, she coordinates and participates in medical missions to Nigeria.


  • DO−New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Internship−Long Beach Medical Center in Long Beach, NY
  • Residency−Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) at Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
  • Fellowship−Musculoskeletal/Interventional Pain, Rehab NY, Amherst, NY
  • MBA−New York Institute of Technology

Areas of Specialization

  • Joint pain
  • Back pain
  • Chronic pain
  • Nerve conditions

Clinic Information

7801 Old Branch Avenue, Suite 202
Clinton, MD 20735