Berith Specialist Hospital has Evidence Based Medical practice as the core of its operation. In line with this, it considers Continuing Professional Development (CPD) very serious. It has engaged a crop of seasoned specialist in all its areas of operation as resource persons for Continuing Professional Development.
The profiles of the resource persons are as below.
Dr. Ajibola Olalekan Hafees
Dr. Ajibola graduated with MBBS from Ahmadu Bellow University Zaria. He is a Fellow of West African College of Surgeons (Urology). Dr. Ajibola has worked at Mends Specialist Hospital and Aviation centre, Angwarimi, Kaduna. He is currently with the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada Abuja, as a consultant Urologist, Department of Surgery. He is also a consultant to Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr. Olabode Peter
Dr. Olabode Peter graduated from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria with Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Olabode is a Fellow of National Post Graduate Medical College of Nigeria, in the field of Histopathology. He also holds qualification in pulmonary pathology, Cytopathology & Genitourinary pathology. His working experiences spams through Federal Medical Centre, Lokoja where he worked as consultant pathologist and the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital where he is also working as a Consultant Pathologist. He is a consultant to Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr. Vandi Kwaghe Gga.
Consultant Obstetrics and Gynaecology
He is a graduate of Medicine from the University of Maiduguri, Borno State. He is a Fellow, West African College of Surgeons, (Obstetrics & Gynaecology). He is also a member of Society of Gynaecologists and Obstetrics in Nigeria (SOGON), and International Federation of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians (FIGO).
He was Head of the department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, UATH 2007. Dr Kwaghe is currently a chief consultant with University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH) and one of the consultant Gynaecologists to Berith Specialist Hospital
Dr. Achilihu Onye
Dr. Achilihu graduated from the University of Ibadan (1981) with a Bachelor degree in Medicine and Surgery, before proceeding to the University of Missouri, Columbia. Dr. Achilihu is a Fellow, American College of Cardiology. He was a Cardiologist with New York Hospital, Flushing, New York. He works at Heartland Cardiovascular Consultants, Abuja. He is currently a visiting consultant cardiologist at Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr. Ojji Dike Bevis
Dr. Dike is a consultant cardiologist. He is a Fellow, American College of Physicians and Fellow, West African College of Physicians. He obtained his first degree in Medicine from University of Ibadan. He also holds doctor of philosophy in Cardiovascular Medicine from University of Cape town, South Africa. Dr. Ojji is currently working with the department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Abuja/ University of Abuja Teaching Hospital. He is a consultant Cardiologist with Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr. George Illah
Consultant General Surgeon
He is a graduate of Medicine and Surgery from Ahmadu Bello University Zaria, Kaduna State. He is also a Fellow, West African College of Surgeons. Dr. Illah has worked with Gerard’s Mission Hospital, Kaduna, St. Louis Hospital Zomewa, Kaduna State and is presently working with University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Department of Surgery. He is a consultant with Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr. Songden Zumnan David
He graduated from the University of Jos, Plateau State Nigeria with a degree in Medicine and Surgery. He is a Fellow, West African College of Surgeons (General Surgery). Dr Songden worked as a consultant Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Surgeon for Christoffel Blinden Mission. He has worked at National Orthopaedic Hospital, Lagos and currently works with department of Orthopaedic and Trauma, University of Abuja Teaching Hospital.
Dr. Nwosu Ikemefuna
Consultant Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Dr. Nwosu graduated from the University of Calabar with Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery. He is a Fellow, West African College of Surgeons, (Obstetrics and Gynaecology). He also holds a certificate in Minimal Access Surgery from World Laparoscopy Hospital, New Delhi, India, and a certificate in Bioethics and Research in Human subjects, West African Bioethics Program and University of Miami, Florida, USA. He has worked as Lecturer/Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Kampala International University and Teaching Hospital Kampala, Uganda.
He is presently a consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Federal Medical Centre, Bida, Nigeria.
Dr. Chidozie Achonwa
He is a graduate of Medicine from Abia State University. He is a Fellow, West Afrcian College of Physicians. Dr. Achonwa holds a certificate in Paediatric Endocrinology (PETCWA) from Paediatric Endocrinology Training Centre, Lagos. He has been part of some relevant researches made in the area like Risk Factors and Outcome of Macrosomic Newborns, and Hypoglycaemia in children. Dr. Achonwa is a consultant Paediatrician with Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr. Biodun Ogungbo.
MBBS, FRCS, MSc
Dr. Ogungbo graduated with MBBS from University of Lagos in 1986. He is registered with General Medical Council UK as a Neurosurgery Specialist. He is also registered with the Nigerian Medical and Dental Council. He gathered his working experience from James Cook University Hospital in Middlesborough, the Newcastle General Hospital, Western Hospital, Edinburgh and the Walton centre for Neurosurgery in Liverpool. Dr. Ogungbo has a good clinical research and audit base with a number of publications in peer reviewed journals. He is highly interested in stroke and spinal cord injuries and has written about these conditions. He supports medical education and creates awareness about neuroscience issues in Nigeria.
He is a consultant Neurosurgeon with Berith Specialist Hospital and other specialized centers in Nigeria.
Dr. Ver-or Ngutor
Consultant Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr. Ngutor graduated from the University of Ibadan Nigeria with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) in 1999. He is a Fellow of West African College of Surgery (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery). His work experience spams through Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano and University of Abuja Teaching Hospital where he works as Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. He is also a consultant for Berith Specialist Hospital.
Dr Hamisu .A. Garba
MBBS, PhD, FWACS
Dr. Garba is a Specialist Radiologist. He holds a doctorate degree in radiology and radiotherapy from Central Research Institute of Roentgen- Moscow, Russia.
He is a Fellow of West African College of Surgery (Radiology). He works as a consultant Radiologist with National Hospital Abuja and Berith Specialist Hospital.