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Mr Olugbemisola Oworu
Mr Olugbemisola Oworu
MBBS; FRCOphth; FRCS; FWACS; MSc
Ophthalmology
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General Medical Council: 4289490

LANGUAGES

english, yoruba

About

 

 

Mr Oworu has 35 years of experience as a medical doctor both in UK and abroad. He had higher surgical training in the prestigious Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology in Scotland and also had specialist Oculoplastic training at Maidstone Hospital in Kent. Currently, he is a Consultant Ophthalmologist and was previously the Clinical Director and Head of the Ophthalmology department within the Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust. He has a great deal of expertise in general Ophthalmology, as well as advanced training in Cataract and Oculoplastic Surgery.

Mr Oworu has a strong interest in academic research, he has been published in numerous international journals such as International Ophthalmology, Investigative Ophthalmology and the British Journal of Ophthalmology. He also frequently presents his research at national and international conferences, including the prestigious World Glaucoma Congress and Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Additionally, he has an active role in medical education. He offers lectures to GPs in a range of areas, including management of red-eye, cataract surgery, ophthalmology emergencies and how to interpret optician letters.

Mr Oworu is also an assessor for the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (on behalf of the General Medical Council), assessing doctors’ eligibility for Specialist Registration to enable them apply to be Consultants in UK.
 
He is a member of the North of England Ophthalmological Society, British Oculoplastic Surgery Society, Royal College of Ophthalmology and the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

 

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Medical Procedures

  • Cataract Surgery
  • Complex Cataract Surgery
  • Premium lens cataract surgery
  • Cosmetic eye surgery
  • Oculoplastic surgery
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Ptosis repair
  • Ectropion repair
  • Entropion repair
  • Removal of lumps and bumps on eyelids/face
  • Removal of skin cancer on eyelids/face

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Special Interests

  • General Ophthalmology
  • Eyelid problems
  • Cataracts
  • Dry Eye Syndrome
  • Facial skin cancer
  • Vision problems
  • Conjunctivitis (pink eye)
  • Red-eye
  • Droopy eyelid/ptosis
  • Entropion
  • Ectropion

Education

  • MBBS University of Ibadan, Nigeria
  • MSc Bradford University
  • FRCOphth Royal College of Ophthalmologists
  • FRCS(Ed) Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh
  • FWACS West African College of Surgeons
  • MCMI Chartered Management Institute, UK

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Good, very friendly & caring
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07-02-2020
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Goo Service, put me at ease very friendly.
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07-02-2020
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Mr Oworu is very professional & puts you at ease. Everything is explained.
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07-02-2020
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Explained procedures carried out very clearly
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07-02-2020
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The procedure has been a pleasure. Super doctor with a kind, reassuring manner and the results have been exceptional.
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10-12-2019
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Create a good patient/ doctor relationship, Very successful surgery on 3 occasions now.
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10-12-2019
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Excellent, kind patient doctor. Thank you so much
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10-12-2019
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Very professional man- patient and informative.
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10-12-2019
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I have been impressed with the professional service and could not be more happy with the level of information given and the surgical result provided by Mr Oworu.
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They are so caring. The doctor is amazing.
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