Skip to Content

Committed to Safety: We are taking all necessary precautions to keep you safe while we care for you. Review all our visitor policies and precautions. Get more information on COVID-19.

Return to Provider Search Results

Olakunle B. Akintemi
Cone Health Medical Group

Olakunle B. Akintemi, MD

Specialties and/or Subspecialties

  • Hospitalist,
  • Pediatrics
No Review – Why Not?

A minimum of 30 patient surveys is required before rating is statistically significant for publication.

Biography

Originally from Lagos, Nigeria, Ola-Kunle “Ola” Akintemi, MD, is a *hospitalist board certified in pediatrics. He provides direct patient care clinical supervision and teaching of medical students and residents at Women’s Hospital, Tim and Carolynn Rice Center for Child and Adolescent Health and The Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital. Also, he is a clinical professor of pediatrics and an Academy of Educators senior fellow with University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s medical school.

His professional and academic interests include: hospital and acute care pediatrics; medical education; evidence-based medicine (EBM), clinical epidemiology and critical appraisal of medical literature; integration of (EBM) with medical decision-making; sickle cell disease; and diagnostic dilemma.

Dr. Akintemi’s hobbies include reading and listening to smooth jazz, spa and classical music. In addition, he enjoys taking long walks along the beach and spending time with his wife and son.

*Hospitalists are providers who specialize in caring for you while you're in the hospital. You cannot directly schedule appointments with them.

Profile

Education

Medical School

Univ of Ibadan (Nigeria)

Residency

Moses Cone Hospital

Fellowship

Case Western Reserve University, General Academic Pediatrics

Teaching or Professional Positions

  • Clinical Professor of Pediatrics (UNC)

  • Academy of Educators Senior Fellow (UNC)

Honors, Awards, etc.

  • Outstanding Area Health Education Centers’ (AHEC) Faculty Teaching Award, Whitehead Medical Society, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Locations