My patient care approach centers around providing compassionate care to patients and their families, while actively collaborating with other specialties and engaging in teaching opportunities. I firmly believe that delivering health care with empathy and understanding is essential to fostering a supportive and healing environment for patients facing various medical challenges.
I am dedicated to establishing strong relationships with patients and their families, acknowledging their unique perspectives, and actively involving them in the decision-making process. By fostering open communication, I strive to address not only the physical aspects of illness but also the emotional, social, and psychological needs of patients and their loved ones. Through compassionate care, I aim to enhance patient satisfaction, improve treatment outcomes, and support the overall well-being of those under my care.
My family holds a special place in my life, providing me with love, support and cherished moments. I am happily married and blessed with two wonderful children who bring immense joy and fulfillment to my everyday experiences. Being a parent has enriched my life in countless ways, teaching me the value of unconditional love, patience, and the importance of nurturing strong family bonds.
One of my favorite hobbies is walking, and I often take advantage of this activity to explore nature trails and parks with my loved ones. Soccer is another passion that runs through our family. Not only do we enjoy playing the sport together, but I also find fulfillment in coaching soccer teams, fostering a sense of teamwork, discipline, and sportsmanship in young athletes. It is a delight to witness the growth and development of my children and their teammates as they navigate the challenges and successes that come with the game.
Qualifications and experience
- Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine
- Languages spoken
Masters of Public Health
University of Glasgow, UK (2010)
Doctor of Medicine
University of Jos, Nigeria (2003)
- Board Certification
Certification Agency Member Board Specialty Year Royal College of Physicians (RCP) FRCP Internal Medicine 2023 American Board of Internal Medicine Internal Medicine 2022 Royal College of Physicians (RCP), UK MRCP Internal Medicine 2016
- Clinical interest for patients
My clinical interests encompass providing compassionate care to patients and their families, collaborating with other specialties to ensure comprehensive care, and actively participating in teaching activities. By combining these elements, I aim to create a positive impact on patient outcomes, contribute to the advancement of healthcare practices, and inspire future health care professionals to embrace empathy, collaboration, and lifelong learning.
- Research interest for patients
My research interests lie at the intersection of public health and geriatric medicine, with a particular focus on health care leadership and investigating risk factors associated with the development and progression of dementia, including Alzheimer's disease. By exploring these areas, I aim to contribute to the understanding of how public health initiatives can effectively address the challenges faced by this vulnerable population, particularly in relation to cognitive health.
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