Dr. Biodun Ogungbo
Our team of brain and spine specialists is led by Dr. Biodun Ogungbo who is a specialist in brain and spine surgery.
He is a UK General Medical Council Registered Specialist in Neurosurgery and Nigeria Medical and Dental Council registered Surgeon. He has extensive surgical repertoire in elective and emergency neurosurgery procedures. Experience was obtained working in different hospitals in the UK, notably James Cook Univeristy Hospital in Middlesbrough, Newcastle General Hospital. Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, and the Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery in Liverpool. Dr. Ogungbo has a higher degree in Neurosurgery and obtained a distinction in Science from the Open University (UK). He has strong clinical research and audit base with a significant number of publications in peer reviewed journals. He is highly interested in stroke and spinal cord injuries and has written extensively about these conditions. He supports medical education and is very active in creating awareness about neuroscience in Nigeria.
He trained specifically in Neurosurgery with sub- specialties in spinal surgery, tumour, and vascular surgery. He is particularly interested in the surgical management of stroke in Nigeria and active in the surgical management of spinal cord injuries in the country.