Published on July 08, 2019

Altru Welcomes Dr. Mohammad Amin Adie and Dr. Ebuka Okafor

Grand Forks, N.D. – Mohammad Amin Adie, MD and Ebuka Okafor, MD have joined the neonatology team at Altru Health System.

Mohammad Amin Adie, MD earned his medical degree from the School of Medicine at Aleppo University in Aleppo, Syria. He completed his pediatric residency at the Children’s Regional Hospital at Cooper University Health Care in Camden, New Jersey. He went on to complete his neonatal-perinatal fellowship at the LAC-USC Medical Center Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Los Angeles, California.

Ebuka Okafor, MD earned his Doctor of Medicine from Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth in Hanover, New Hampshire. He completed his pediatric residency at the Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. He went on to complete his neonatal-perinatal fellowship from the St. Louis University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri.

For more information about Altru’s Neonatal Services, visit altru.org/nicu.

About Altru Health System

Based in Grand Forks, North Dakota, Altru Health System is a regional, integrated healthcare delivery system serving northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Altru is a physician-led, multi-specialty group practice with a 277 bed acute care hospital, Level II trauma center, 45 bed specialty hospital, more than two dozen Grand Forks and regional practice locations, and a large home care network. Altru employs over 300 physicians and advanced practice providers and 4,000 staff. With a focus on advanced technology, Altru deployed the first Mako® Robotic Arm system in North Dakota and enhanced Altru’s Robotics with the recent addition of the DaVinci Xi Robotic Surgical System. In 2018, Altru was awarded fourth Most Wired® in the nation, a recognition for systems at the forefront of using healthcare information technology to improve the delivery of care. Altru Health System has received accreditation from the Joint Commission, the premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body in the nation and has achieved 50 years of CARF accreditation at Altru’s Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital. Altru Health System was the first member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, extending Mayo Clinic knowledge and expertise to the patients we serve. For more information, visit altru.org.