Elsie Achieng, MD

Dr. Achieng earned her medical degree in 2013 from the Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta. She subsequently completed a neurology residency at the Ohio State University, remaining there to complete a sleep medicine fellowship. She completed an additional fellowship in clinical neurophysiology with a focus on electroencephalogram (EEG) and epilepsy at the University of Maryland Medical Center. Dr. Achieng is board-certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

Dr. Achieng’s longtime fascination with the function of the nervous system inspired her to pursue a career as a neurologist. She is passionate about diagnosing and managing neurological conditions, with particular interests in sleep disorders and epilepsy. Dr. Achieng works hard to help her patients, caring for them with the same compassion and respect that she would extend to her own family.

Originally from Nairobi, Kenya, Dr. Achieng enjoys living near the beach in Hampton Roads with her husband. Her favorite pastimes include traveling, cooking and painting.

Locations

Riverside Neurology Specialists - Newport News
12200 Warwick Boulevard
110
Newport News, VA
757-534-5100

Medical School

Morehouse School of Medicine

Residency

Ohio State University College of Medicine

Fellowship

Ohio State University College of Medicine
University of Maryland Medical Center

Board Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology


The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions from our leading, independent patient satisfaction research group.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Provider Explained Things Clearly

4.23

Provider Listened Carefully

4.7

Provider Gave Easy to Understand Instructions

4.53

Provider Showed Respect

4.38

Provider Knew Medical History

4.09

Recommend Provider's Office

4.64

Provider Spent Enough Time

4.69

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