Adegbenga Bankole, M.D.

Provider Brand
Chief, Rheumatology


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In general my aim is to cure if possible, if not treat the underlying condition to prevent further damage.

General Information

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Accepts Children 
Carilion Clinic
In Practice Since 
NPI Number 
Internal Medicine, Rheumatology
University of Ibadan
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Rheumatology - SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Clinical Expertise

Conditions Treated and Interests 
  • Gout
  • Lupus
  • Myositis
  • Psoriasis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren's syndrome
  • Spondyloarthritis
  • Vasculitis
Procedures Performed 
  • Carpal tunnel injections
  • Joint aspiration and injection
  • Trigger finger injections
  • Ultrasound

Practice Information

Main Location

3 Riverside Circle
Roanoke,  VA  24016
United States

Monday-Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM


Other Locations

1 Riverside Circle, Suite 300M
Roanoke,  VA  24016
United States

Biographical Sketch

Adegbenga A. Bankole began practicing medicine since 2008 when he joined Carilion Clinic. He attended the University of Ibadan where he completed his medical education. He then attended Southern University of New York Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY where he completed his internship, residency, and Rheumatology fellowship.

Dr. Bankole’s clinical expertise includes gout, lupus, myositis, psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, sjogren’s syndrome, spondyloarthritis, and vasculitis. He has performed procedures including carpal tunnel injections, joint aspiration and injection, trigger finger injections, and ultrasound. He is a member of the Virginia Society of Rheumatology, Exectuive committee Lupus Foundation of America and DC/MD/VA Chapter Medical Scientific Advisory Council. He also holds an academic appointment as an Assistant Professor at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine.

Dr. Bankole receives gratification from his rheumatology patients by helping improve the quality of life. He most enjoys the relationships he develops with his patients and shares a positive outlook throughout their journey.