Alafuro T. Oruene, M.D.

Pain Management Physician & Internist located in Henderson, NV & Las Vegas, NV

Meet Alafuro T. Oruene, M.D.

Alafuro T. Oruene, M.D., is a valued member of the Apex Medical Center team. A board-certified physician in both internal medicine and pain medicine, Dr. Oruene is a valuable resource to the greater Las Vegas and Henderson, Nevada, community.

Dr. Oruene began his studies at the University of Nigeria in Lagos, Nigeria. He then earned his medical degree from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. An internship at Port-of-Spain General Hospital in Trinidad and Tobago further expanded Dr. Oruene’s skill set. While in Trinidad and Tobago, he also completed a residency in anesthesiology at Mount Hope Hospital.  Dr. Oruene pursued a second residency in internal medicine through the prestigious Mount Sinai School of Medicine at North General Hospital in New York. A fellowship in interventional pain management at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center provided an in-depth period of training.

Throughout Dr. Oruene’s distinguished career, a passion for helping patients move beyond pain and toward healthy function has been central to his medical practice. At Apex Medical Center, he’s proud to be part of a team that has changed the lives of patients of all ages and from all walks of life.

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Alafuro T. Oruene, M.D., is a valued member of the Apex Medical Center team. A board-certified physician in both internal medicine and pain medicine, Dr. Oruene is a valuable resource to the greater Las Vegas and Henderson, Nevada, community.

Dr. Oruene began his studies at the University of Nigeria in Lagos, Nigeria. He then earned his medical degree from the Lagos University Teaching Hospital. An internship at Port-of-Spain General Hospital in Trinidad and Tobago further expanded Dr. Oruene’s skill set. While in Trinidad and Tobago, he also completed a residency in anesthesiology at Mount Hope Hospital.  Dr. Oruene pursued a second residency in internal medicine through the prestigious Mount Sinai School of Medicine at North General Hospital in New York. A fellowship in interventional pain management at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center provided an in-depth period of training.

Throughout Dr. Oruene’s distinguished career, a passion for helping patients move beyond pain and toward healthy function has been central to his medical practice. At Apex Medical Center, he’s proud to be part of a team that has changed the lives of patients of all ages and from all walks of life.


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Most Insurance Accepted

Apex Medical Center accepts most major insurance providers. Here you will find a list of some of the insurance providers we accept. At this time we are not accepting Culinary Health Fund, Amerigroup, and HPN. Please call our office or your insurance provider directly for coverage-related questions. Thank you!

Aetna
Anthem
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
First Health
Guardian
Health Net
Healthcare Partners
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Multiplan, Inc.
Silver Summit
Tricare
UMR
United Healthcare