BDS 1989 (Lagos),
FDSRCS (England) June, 1994,
FWACS 1st January, 2003.
The Department of Dental Surgery, Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe was established in 20th February 2000, with the employment of the pioneer Consultant Dental Surgery and Head of Department.
However, prior to this the dental Surgery service was solely administered by the Consultant in the Department but with the increase in number of senior staff the department is administed by various unit in charge to complement the work of the Head of department From the time of the establishment of the department to date, it has witnessed tremendous progress of achievement in both staffing and equipment.
The department is rich with three (3) Consultants, (10) Registrars, (1) medical officer, and (1) supernumerary Registrar. We have also grown judged by the clinical services we rendered such as general Dental Surgery Services, maxillofacial services, Cleft care. Others are regional blocks, Pain management, Resuscitation/emergency services, Dental clinic and Intensive Care management. We have also trained about (30) house officer doctors in our department,more than (200) student Dental Therapist/Technology on SIWESS programme.
The department had been Accredited by West African College of Surgeon ( Partial accreditation) for postgraduate training in maxillofacial surgery.we are awaiting for the renewal /full accreditation soon. The department is also responsible for training the hospital staff on Basic Life Support.
Our vision is to be department
that provide excellent qualitative
and affordable Dental services
treaning,and research to our
patient with compassion and
.Trauma Surgeries (RTA Gunshort,Industrial Accident ,Interpersonal Assaul)
.Oncologic Surgeries and reconstructions
.Cleft Lip and palate repair
.Management of Congenital abnormalities and malformations
.Management of orofacial infections.
.General dental Treatment (RCT Crown and Bridges, S&P, Dentures,Restorative works etc.)
.Carry out Orofacial Diagnostic procedures
To be the best Dental centre
providing affordable and cutting
edge technologically innovative
services with compassion and
professionalism in North East
Candidates seeking enrolment into the Residency Programme of this Department must have obtained BDS or BCHD degree from reputable Universities and must be fully and currently registered with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.
Those who have passed the Primary Fellowship Examinations of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria or West African College of Surgeon, Faculty of Dental Surgery have an added advantage.
Appointment is done through an interview organized by the Board of Management of Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe.
The duration of training in Dental surgery (Maxillofacial is for a period of six years.
The programme is divided into:-
a). Junior Residency Rotation: – This is for a minimum of thirty six (36) months.
b). Senior Residency Rotation which lasts for a minimum of 36 months after passing the Part I Examinations.
FORMAT FOR TRAINING
The junior residency programme will be for a minimum period of 36 months. The relevant subject areas will be as follows:
.Dentistry Posting :
|Monday||8.00am – 9.00am 9.00am – 4.00pm 5:00pm -||Clinical meeting /Seminar General Dental Surgery Clinic Pree operative Round||All Consultant, Consultant Chief resident|
|Tuesday||8.00am – 4.00pm 8:00am -4:00pm 6:00pm -||Theater Session (major Operation Under GA Preventive Clinic Post operation Round||Consultant (OMFS) Consultant Consultant|
|Wednesday||8.00am – 11.00am 8.00am – 4.00pm||Ward round General Dental. Peadiatrics Clinic||Consultants (OMFS) Consultant|
|Thursday||8.00am – 9.00am||Clinical Meetting/ Seminar||All Consultant|
|Friday||8.00am–90.00 am 10.00am – 1.00pm||Journal Club Smile Train||Chief Registrar|
All Emergencies are taken as soon as possible in the Main theatre, A & E theatre and in the clinic.
QUALIFICATION WITH DATES
Dr. O. B. Akintububo
BDS 1989 (Lagos),
FDSRCS (England) June, 1994
FWACS 1st January, 2003
Dr. B. O. Fakuade
B. CH. D 1998, FMCFD 2013
Dr. E.I. Anorue
BDS 2004(Ibadan),FAOCMF,FMCDS 2020
Prof. S. Ajike
Dr. Ver-Or Ngutor
Prof. O. G. Omitola
BDS 1998, FMCPS (Nov. 2006).
Dr. T. O. Temisanren
B. CH. D 1997, FWACS (April2008)
Dr. A. O. Olaleye
Dr. Adebolanle Ogunkola
Dr. Olabode Adeyimi
4.2 DETAILS OF DENTAL SURGERY RESIDENTS
QUALIFICATIONS WITH DATES
Dr. A,I Elugbe
Dr. O. B Akpobi
Dr. M,B. Abdullahi
Dr. Abubakar Audu
Dr. Ibrahim Umar S
Dr.Bala Baba Ahmed
Dr. Aminu jafaru Musa
Dr.Fatima Lawan Ladan
4.3 OTHER STAFF IN THE DEPARTMENT