Sherifat Ope-Adenuga, MD

Sherifat Ope-Adenuga was born in Nigeria, moving to the United States to earn a degree in nursing from Texas Women’s University. After graduating, she worked as a general medical and surgical nurse at the Methodist Hospital Medical Center in Houston. Sheattended medical school in Dominica, at Ross University School of Medicine, completing two years of clinical rotations in the U.S., based in Maryland, Michigan and Georgia.

Sherifat completed her residency at Richmond University Medical Centre in New York and moved to Alaska in 2016, joining the team at Alaska Women’s Health. She became a board-certified doctor in 2019.

She loves to travel and enjoys time at the gym, reading and cooking for her family and friends.

What Patients Say

“Two years ago, I had the most amazing doctors deliver my second son. Dr. Ope and Dr. Hinkle took the best care of me. My scheduled c-section was the most peaceful and amazing experience. I can not thank this office enough for the compassion and care – from the front desk to check out.” 

“I have spent a lot of time with doctors and in medical clinics over the years. Alaska Women’s Health and Dr. Ope are among the finest health professionals I have ever worked with. I am thankful for their care, education, and professionalism.” 

“I loved the entire team I had contact with. Dr. Ope was AMAZING, thoughtful, and educational. She even drew me diagrams that I could understand.”

“Dr. Ope is fantastic!! I love her so much. She’s gentle, kind, and knowledgeable.”

“Dr. Ope really went into detail when explaining what was going on and what could be other factors affecting me. I really enjoyed our visit, thank you!!!”

“I love Dr. Ope. She is so sweet and professional and caring. The staff is wonderful. The facility is clean. I would highly recommend Alaska Women’s Health.”

“I can truly say that I don’t think I’ve ever been to a medical practice as excellent as this one. From the first contact on the phone, to the receptionist, when I came in, to the nurse, who put me in the room, and to Dr. Ope, who saw me, Amazing! The quality of care from your whole office and Dr. Ope was amazing. I loved the amount of time Dr. Ope was willing to spend with me and answering questions. I just can’t give this office a high enough grade. Thank you for excellence in Care!”

“Dr. Ope was great! She made me feel comfortable and explained things to me in a way that was easy to understand. 10/10 care!”