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Dr. Nicolas Bakinde

Dr. Nicolas Bakinde, MD, PhD, FACP

Dr. Nicolas Bakinde graduated from the University of Leipzig (Germany) Faculty of Medicine and received his PhD in Neuroscience (Paul Flechsig Institute for brain research, department of neurochemistry). He completed Internal Medicine Residency training at the Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. As a board certified Internist he is a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). He earned the distinction of “Fellow of the American College of Physicians”(FACP), as a recognition of his accomplishments and achievements over and above the practice of medicine. he is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine.
Prior to his career in the United States, Dr. Bakinde practiced several years in Germany and Switzerland, where he completed Fellowship in Clinical Anatomy, Neuroanatomy, and Embryology. He received his full accreditation as Specialist in anatomy from the German Society of anatomy after successful completion of a certification exam.
Dr. Bakinde is committed to excellence in the practice of Medicine.


  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • ABMS Internal Medicine


  • Morehouse

Education & Training

  • Residency: Morehouse School of Medicine


RE: Diagnosing Acute Heart Failure in the Emergency Department. Adedinsewo D, Agasthi P, Onwuanyi A, Bakinde N Acad Emerg Med 2016 May 26

Febuxostat for Asymptomatic Hyperuricemia in CKD. Mome R, Bakinde N Am J Kidney Dis 2016 Jun

Differentiating Left Ventricular Hypertrophy in Athletes from That in Patients With Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Adedinsewo, D.,Olayeye, I.,Bakinde, N. Am. J. Cardiol. 2014 Dec 21

Re: Comparative proteome analysis revealing an 11-protein signature for aggressive triple-negative breast cancer. Bakinde N, Gbolahan O, Ibraheem A J Natl Cancer Inst 2014 Sep

Traditional/alternative medicines and the right to health: key elements for a convention on global health. Garba I, Bakinde N Health Hum Rights 2013 6 citations

Cerebrospinal fluid cholinesterases--markers for loss of cholinergic basal forebrain neurons? Rossner, S., Bakinde, N., Zeitschel, U., Schliebs, R., Bigl, V. Int J Dev Neurosci 1999 Apr 13 12 citations

Accessory muscle in the hypothenar region: a functional approach. Bakinde, N., Yotovski, P., Voigt, T., Rager, G. Ann Anat 2005 Apr