Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Print PDF

The Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma in the hospital is one  of the success stories of public-private partnership in the hospital with an orthopaedic ward donated by a philanthropist and eminent jurist, Chief Bola Ajibola. With 3  consultants, several medical officers and support staff, the department is set to grow in scope,  manpower development and excellent service provision.

Head of Department
F. E. Ojeblenu
(MBBS, Msc, FWACS)
E-mail: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
Phone number:  +234 80 2318 8109, +234 70 5679 0021

Vision
To provide high quality care to orthopaedic and trauma patients, yet affordable and accessible to all categories of patients

Facilities and Services
Basic orthopaedic/trauma procedures  including hemi-arthroplasty, fracture fixation, open plating, K-Nailing, K-wiring.

Training Programmes
Training of doctors and other staff in orthopaedics and trauma care
Scheduled tutorials and ground rounds
Morbidity and Mortality reviews

Collaborations
On – going discussion on collaboration with Sushrut Medicals PVT, India

Needs
Need to acquire more traction equipment
Need to acquire a second and third orthopaedic operating sets
Need for training in arthroplasty, arthroscopy and spine surgery

Challenges and Constraints
Need for regular update courses and new skill acquisition for medical personnel in the department

5-year Targets
Optimize management of trauma patients  
Hip arthroplasty and knee arthroscopy.
To obviate the need for referrals.

Contact us

Federal Medical Centre, Abeokuta.

Olabisi Onabanjo Way, Idi-Aba

Abeokuta, Nigeria

 

Tel: +(234) 8095948007, 8095947913

Email: info@fmcabeokuta.org

Find Us on