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Taofeek Akinpelu, MD

My Locations

Map Marker A WellSpan Orthopedics
97 Progress Blvd., Suite 1
Shippensburg, PA 17257
(717) 300-7910
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Map Marker B WellSpan Orthopedics
120 N. 7th St., Suite 101
Chambersburg, PA 17201
(717) 263-1220
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in healthcare:

I chose to go into medicine because of my deep-seated passion for helping others and a fascination with the complexities of the human body. Alleviating pain from various MSK pathologies and the opportunity to make meaningful impact on people's lives were strong driving factors in my career decision.


What I want my patients to know about me:

I want my patients to know that I am dedicated to providing compassionate and personalized care, always striving to prioritize their well-being and health.


What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

I enjoy traveling and exploring new places with my wife and family. In addition, I enjoy watching sports, especially football, soccer and basketball.


Clinical Interests

  • Ankles
  • Elbows
  • Feet
  • Hands & Wrists
  • Hips: Age 50+
  • Hips: Age 49 and Below
  • Knees: Age 50+
  • Knees: Age 50 to 60
  • Knees: Age 49 and Below

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Family Practice (Family Practice)
  • American Board of Family Medicine | Sports Medicine

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: New York Medical College
  • Graduate School: Rutgers - The State University of New Jersey
  • Residency Program: Wellspan Good Samaritan Hospital | Family Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: University of Minnesota

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital
  • WellSpan Waynesboro Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital BlueCross
  • Cigna Healthcare
  • Cigna Medicare Advantage
  • Gateway Highmark Wholecare
  • Geisinger
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • HPP/Jefferson Health Plan
  • InterGroup/Prime Health Services
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Health & Wellness (Centene)
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UHC
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • WellSpan Health Plans

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