AREA OF SPECIALISATION
General eye Service
Our Clinics days
Monday – Consultant Eye Clinic (Glaucoma/General)
Tuesday – Consultant Eye Clinic/ Low Vision Therapy Section (Retinal/
Wednesday – Elective Eye Surgery and Clinical Presentation
Thursday – Consultant Eye Clinic /Community Outreach (General/
Friday – Diagnostics and minor procedures
BRIEF HISTORY ABOUT THE DEPARTMENT
Ophthalmology unit was created on 1st February 1999 and has one medical officer and a visiting consultant. It rose to become a full department February 2000 with a full time consultant and a medical officer, two corper doctors and an optometrist. The number of consultant rose gradually to two in 2008 and three in 2011 and present we have 6 consultants in the department.
The department is subdivided into units’ namely ophthalmic unit comprising of:-
- Ophthalmologist, resident doctors and medical officers who consults and treat
patients in eye and perform surgical operation.
- Ophthalmic nurses – who arranges patients for the eye clinic and ensure
smooth patients flow in and out of the unit as well as in patients (on wards
- Optometry units and dispensing unit: comprising of optometrists in refraction
and low vision sections optical dispensing section and optical laboratory section where lenses and frames are fixed.
All these units work together under the co-coordinator of ophthalmologist to ensure quality eye care delivery to our teeming clients.
Our HOD'S PROFILE
NAME: – DR (MRS) AKINTOMIDE FOLASADE ADEBIMPE
DESIGNATION: – CONSULTANT OPTHALMOLOGIST
EMAIL: – firstname.lastname@example.org
PHONE NUMBER: – 08035730531