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A Passionate, Versatile, and Conscientious Medical Doctor with over five years (5) post graduation experience in medicine. Previous experience as a seasoned Physiotherapist at various levels, and in diverse work environments.

Apart from being proficient in basic clinical skills and procedures in both children and adults, I am also adept at executing projects from conception through implementation to completion; while developing original innovations aimed at problem solving and improving productivity in the workplace.

Equipped with extensive experience and exposure to Community and Preventive Medicine through several projects both as a medical student, and as a medical officer over the years.

Obtained practical hands-on experience in Managed Healthcare (NHIS) operations by rotating through the various units of a model HMO in Nigeria; as well as working as a HMO liaison officer in a private setting.

Equipped with good clinical judgement skills and excellent communication skills. Well able to work with minimal supervision, or as an integral member of a team.

Loves to learn new skills and take on challenges.

Comfortable with the use of technology and modern software applications in the course of work.

Main areas of practice include Family medicine (with special interests in Paediatrics and Geriatrics), and Preventive Medicine.

Work History

Jan 2015July 2016

Medical Manager (Temp)

Private Hospital, Lagos

Responsibilities:

Directly involved in coordinating the day-to-day hospital activities of a 12-bed General Practice with special interests in Obstetrics, and Paediatrics. - Including, but not limited to:

  • Basic clinic procedures such as history taking and examination, venopuncture, cannulation,  catheterization, suturing, and emergency resuscitation. 
  • Interviewing and recruitment of staff,
  • Supervision of drugs & consumables purchases,
  • Maintenance of equipment,
  • Coordination of various specialist out patient clinic activities.
Dec 2012Aug 2014

Medical Officer

Fed Med Centre, Keffi.

Responsibilities:

  • Engaged in clerking, diagnosing and management of clients as part of the medical team in Paediatrics department on out-patient and in-patient basis.

Special units include:

  • Special Baby care (Neonatal) unit.
  • Emergency Paediatrics unit.
  • Paediatric IHVN clinics.
  • Sickle cell counseling, testing and treatment centre.
  • Actively engaged in Clinical presentations, Departmental meetings, and appointed to lead various committees committed to patient and staff welfare.
  • Supervising interns through basic ward and side lab procedures.
20112012

Internship

Federal Medical Centre, Keffi.
  • Engaged in clerking and carrying out minor procedures on clients in Medicine, Surgery, Paediatrics, and Obstetrics & Gynaecology departments on out-patient and in-patient basis; such as: Blood Sampling, Cannulation, Incision and Drainage, Urethral Catheterisation, Nasogastric incubation, Lumber Puncture, etc. 
  • Engaged in emergency care, primary & secondary survey, and assisting in major surgical procedures such as Exploratory Laparotomy & Myomectomy. 
  • Rotations through Specialist clinics such as Adult and Paediatric HIV &TB clinics, Sickle cell Centre, and sub-specialties such as Ophthalmology, Radiology, Orthopaedic surgery.
Mar 2010Jun 2010

Intern Medical Student

Total Health Trust (THT), Palmgrove, Lagos State.

Responsibilities:

  • Studied rudiments of Managed Health Insurance scheme
  • Hands-on-training on sorting bills, vetting and payment of organizations 
  • Engaged in Health Promotion tours, Seminars, and Consultancy Services.
  • Engaged in inspection-for-approval tours of existing and prospective Healthcare Delivery Centres.
Apr 2003Jun 2003

Physiotherapist

Physical Therapy Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos State. 
  • Engaged in Preventive and Rehabilitative services to company clinics such as: Shell, Chevron, and Cardiac Centre (Now Reddington Hosp)
Jan 2002Dec 2002

Physiotherapist

Abuja clinics, Maitama, F.C.T.
  • Engaged in setting up the pioneer physiotherapy department: which included ordering equipment for the department- both locally and internationally.
  • Designing and implementing an organized structure for the smooth running of the day to day activities of the department in two branches of the hospital - including record keeping for audit, research and developmental purposes.
  • Preventive and Rehabilitative Physiotherapy under the various Units.
  • Pre and Post Operative Physiotherapeutic assessment and management of clients.
Jul 2000Jun 2001

Corps Member

General Hospital, Marina, Lagos State.
  • Gained experience in the management and rehabilitation of patients
  • Gave health talks to pregnant & nursing mothers at the Local Government clinics on child survival strategies, early recognition of developmental delays, and other childhood medical challenges - as part of community development activity.
  • Participated in various field activities under the local government community development programmes.
May 1999May 2000

Intern Physiotherapist

LUTH, Lagos State
  • Gained experience in the management of patients under the Orthopaedic, Paediatric, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Surgical and Medical departments
Feb 1998Apr 1998

Physiotherapist Student

Student Industrial Working Experience

A comprehensive industrial attachment scheme aimed at exposing and educating the student at various levels and specialties in the Physiotherapeutic management of patients.

  • General Hospital, Ring Road Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Oluwaseun Private Physiotherapy Clinic, Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Cheshire Home for the handicapped, Ibadan, Oyo State
  • Modupe Home for the Handicapped, Akoka, Lagos State
  • National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos State

Education

20042011

MBBS. (OGUN)

Obafemi Awolowo College of Health Sciences Olabisi Onabanjo University

(Medicine & Surgery)

19941999

B.Sc Physiotherapy (2nd Class Upper)

College of Medicine, University Of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State 

(2nd Class Upper)

19861992

West African School Certificate (WASCE)

Federal Government Girls' College, Benin, Edo State

SSCE

EXAMINATIONS

Jan 2017In view

PLAB 2

GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL

IN  VIEW 

Sept 2016PASSED

PLAB 1

GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL

PASSED 

May 2016PASSED

IELTS

BRITISH COUNCIL

Passed

CERTIFICATIONS

Mar 2014

Primaries (PAEDIATRICS), National Postgraduate College of Nigeria

Aug 2013

Training on Paediatric ART/FDCs/PITC,Certificate of Attendance

July 2012

Productivity Improvement & Corporate Responsibility in the Public Health Sector, Certificate of Participation

Aug 2003

First Aid at works, Competence based Certificate

Aug 2003

Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation, Competence based Certificate

Aug 2003

Bital Training Consultancy Program (On paediatric, geriatric, & Neurological Rehabilitation), Certificate of Participation

2001

AVSI in Collaboration with Children's Development Centre (On cerebral palsy: Diagnosis, evolution & rehabilitation), Certificate of attendance

1994

Edutec Computer Nig. Ltd, Certificate of Computer Literacy

1994

B.Sc. Physio Degree to British Ordinary Degree Standard (From ECCTIS), U.K NARIC Certificate of Comparability

Professional Memberships/Licenses

  • Licensed with Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria (2011)
  • Member of the Nigerian Medical Association (2011)
  • Licensed with Medical Rehabilitation Therapist of Nig(1999)
  • Licensed with the Health Professional Council (HPC) United Kingdom as a Physiotherapist(2004) inactive now
  • Member of the Nigerian Society of Physiotherapists (1999)
  • Member of the Nigerian Red Cross Society (2000)

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Sept 2014Present 

Head, Health & Wellness Unit

EducationalAid Global Initiative Program (EDU AID)

A Not-For-Profit Organisation which focuses on improving the quality of primary level education in disadvantaged public schools.

Responsibilities

  • Organize free health screening for select Public Primary school pupils and teachers in Lagos state; with the goal of identifying hinderances to quality basic education, and proffering solutions.
  • Collaboration with qualified medical personnel in Lagos State to provide drugs, test and correct eyesight, dental care, surgeries, and follow up services at no cost to the children and staff.
  • Awareness campaign to health workers on Volunteering as a social responsibility.
  • Other Volunteer activities such as Phonics, Career development, and Mentoring Programs
20112014

Project Manager

Community Development Project, Keffi. 

Organising free after-school lessons and weekend cooking classes to children in a select Hausa rural community.

2010One week

Committee Member

19th Set of OOUTH Doctors' Community Project

Participated in delivering Health talks & screening exercise at the community level aimed at improving awareness & early detection of Breast Cancer in Sagamu community, at a one week awareness campaign. This included onward referral of suspect cases to Tertiary institutions

2009One Week 

Director of Community Project

Medical Students' Association Body
  • Organized & mobilized students to distribute leaflets & give health talks on Malnutrition to rural communities surrounding Sagamu;
  • On site practical demonstration & distribution of healthy food options to select rural communities.
  • Identifying undernourished children for parental counselling, follow up, onward referral and/or financial aid where applicable.
2008Present

Children's Ministry

Covenant Christian Centre Ministries, Lagos

Actively involved in weekly Volunteer work in the Children's Ministry of a fast growing network of Christian Believers.

Activities mainly include teaching using manuals, visual aids, preparing age-specific activities.

19992004

Youth Ministry

Rock Foundation (House on the Rock Ministries)

Volunteer work with Youths in the Discovery and Development of potential as a coordinator,

Keeping the off the streets with talent shows, Interactive sessions, Youth camp. (Youth Executives, Lagos)