DR. NDUBUISI OKOH






DR. NDUBUISI OKOH
Objective To be an active member in a team of professionals poised to
deliver efficient services to clients in an enabling environment that
promotes growth, creativity and personal development.
Personal data
Date of Birth: 25th June, 1981
Place of Birth Agbor
State of Origin: Delta State
Sex: Male
Marital Status: Married
Strengths Ability to work as a team player to achieve a common goal. Ability
to work under pressure and still produce excellent results. Good
interpersonal relationship, excellent clinical acumen and surgical
skills.
Education
[1986-1991] Ihioma Primary School, Agbor.
First School Leaving Certificate
[1991-1997] Ika Grammar School, Agbor.
Senior Secondary School Certificate
[1999-2006] College of Medicine, University of Benin
Benin City.
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor
of Surgery. (MBBS)
[April 2008] West African College of Surgeons
[Primary Fellowship Examination]
[November 2011] Exemption from the primary fellowship
Of the National Postgraduate Medical College
Of Nigeria
[May 2012] National Postgraduate Medical College
[Part 1 Fellowship Examination]
[October 2012] West African College Of Surgeons
[Part 1 Fellowship Examination]
[May 2017] National Postgraduate Medical College
[Part II Fellowship Examination]
[October 2017] West African College of Surgeons
[Part II Fellowship Examination]
Awards
Area of
Interest
Membership of
Learned
Societies
Babatunde O. Onabowale prize in Orthopaedics for part II
fellowship examination (September 2017)
Musculoskeletal oncology/Arthroplasty/Limb Reconstruction
Fellow Medical College Orthopaedics
Fellow West African College of Surgeons
Member AO Trauma [Europe]
Member Nigerian Orthopaedic Association
Work experience
Part I rotations in Orthopaedics, Plastic surgery, Accident and
Emergency
[July 2009 - June 2010]
National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dala, Kano.
Designation: Registrar
Part I rotations in General Surgery, Urology, Paediatric surgery,
Anaesthesia, Neurosurgery and Cardiothoracic surgery
[July 2010 – March 2012]
Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria
Designation: Registrar
Part II rotations in Orthopaedic and Trauma surgery [June 2012 –
April 2017]
National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dala, Kano.
Designation: Senior Registrar
Arthroplasty/Oncology Unit [October 2017 till date]
National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dala, Kano.
Designation: Consultant Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgeon
International
Courses/Confere
nces
National
Courses/Confere
nces
Annual General Conference of the West African College of
Surgeons, Kumasi, Ghana [February 2014]
AO Trauma course – Basic Principles of Fracture Management,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom [March 2015]
AO Trauma course – Advanced Principles of Fracture
Management, Orlando, FL, USA [September 2016]
Integrated revision course in Surgery [WACS – September 2011]
Postgraduate review course in Surgery [NPMCN – March 2012].
Nigerian Orthopaedic Association (NOA), Annual General Conference
[Lokoja 2013]
Research Methodology in Medicine workshop [NPMCN – March
2014]
Arthroplasty and Spine Surgery workshop [December 2014]
Nigerian Orthopaedic Association (NOA), Annual General Conference
[Owerri 2014]
Part II Intensive Review in Orthopaedics and Trauma [WACS –
October 2015]
Basic Knee Arthroscopy workshop [November 2015]
Research
Papers
Nigerian Orthopaedic Association (NOA), Annual General Conference
[Ondo 2015]
7th Health Management and Ethics Course [WACS – January 2016]
Health Resources and Management Workshop [NPMCN – March
2016]
20TH Manuscript Writing Workshop [WACS - June 2016]
Part II Intensive Revision Course in Orthopaedics [NPMCN - July
2016]
Nigerian Orthopaedic Association (NOA), Annual General Conference
[Abuja 2016]
Total Hip and Knee replacement Workshop: Current concepts in THA
and TKA [Smith & Nephew – May 2017]
Nigerian Orthopaedic Association (NOA), Annual General Conference
[Asaba 2017]
Emergency room trauma course (ICRC – June 2018)
Complications of extremity injuries following Traditional bone setter
intervention in Kano. Oral presentation at NOA Conference, Lokoja
2013
Pattern of Bomb blast injuries as seen at NOHD, Kano. Oral
presentation at NOA Conference, Owerri 2014
Arthroscopic ACL reconstruction at NOHD: A preliminary report. Oral
presentation at NOA Conference, Ondo 2015
Arthroscopic Bankart’s repair using the Caspari’s technique at
NOHD: A preliminary report. Oral presentation at NOA Conference,
Ondo 2015
Early outcome of hamstring autografts in Arthroscopic ACL
Reconstruction. Oral presentation at NOA Conference, Ondo 2015
Nkanta C, Alabi AI, Okoh N. Epidemiology of meniscal injuries
associated with Anterior cruciate ligament deficient Knees in
Northern Nigeria. Dala Journal of Orthopaedics. 2017; 1(1): 19-23
Alabi AI, Mustapha I, Salihu MN, Okoh N, et al. Outcome of
distraction osteogenesis using linear rail system in Adults with
isolated Tibia bone gap at Albarka Clinic, Kano. Dala Journal of
Orthopaedics. 2017; 1(1): 11-17
Alabi AI, Nkanta C, Okoh N, et al. Early results of single stage insitu
pinning and primary suntrochanteric valgoid osteotomy in chronic
slipped capital femoral epiphysis at National Orthopaedic Hospital,
Dala, Kano. Dala Journal of Orthopaedics. 2017; 1(1): 31-35
Early outcome of diaphyseal femoral fractures managed by open
intramedullary interlocking nail at the National Orthopaedic Hospital
Kano. A dissertation submitted to the National Postgraduate
Medical College (NPMCN) as part of the requirement for the award
of Fellowship in Orthopaedic surgery [May 2017]
The value of Normal saline versus Povidone iodine-in-saline as
Irrigation solutions for open lower limb fractures. A dissertation
submitted to the Faculty of Surgery of the West African College of
Surgeons as part of the requirement for the award of Fellowship in
Orthopaedic surgery [October 2017]
Outcome of distraction osteogenesis using linear rail system in
adults with isolated femoral bone gap at National Orthopaedic
Hospital, Kano. Oral presentation at NOA Conference, Asaba 2017
Preliminary result of outcome of cement augumentation for bone
loss in primary total knee replacement in kano. Oral presentation at
NOA Conference, Asaba 2017
Outcome of cemented Hemiarthroplasty in home ambulant patients
with pathologic pertrochanteric fractures in Kano. Oral presentation
at NOA Conference, Asaba 2017
Referees
Prof. SU Eyesan
Chief Medical Director and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Bowen University Teaching Hospital,
Ogbomoso, Oyo State.
Dr. MN Salihu
Medical Director, and Chief Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dala, Kano.
Dr. C Nkanta
Chief Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, National Orthopaedic
Hospital, Dala, Kano.