Editorial Board

The editorial board comprises of a panel of experts from various disciplines of medical and allied sciences to provide their expertise and guidance in maintaining the clarity of content and focus of the purpose for the journal.

Editor-In-Chief

Dr. Okechukwu Hyginus Ekwunife, MBBS, FWACS, FACS

Consultant Paediatric Surgeon

Surgery Department, Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching, Nnewi, Nigeria

Co-Editor

Dr Kelechi E.Okonta MBBS(UPH)

Cert Cardiac Surg(Madras)

FWACS(CTh); FACS

Associate Editor

Dr. Gerald C. Oguzie  MD,

Consultant Orthopedic & Trauma Surgeon

FWACS, FMC(Ortho),
Federal Medical Centre, Owerri, Imo State,
Nigeria

International Consulting Editor

Prof. Titus Ibekwe MBBS

Professor and Head

MPHHPM, FWACS, FMCORL, 
FICS, Otol (Van;BC), Cert. LFPE (Harvard)
Department of Otorhinolaryngology
University of Abuja Nigeria

International Consulting Editor

Dr. Pradeep Chowbey MS

Chairman

MNAMS, FRCS (London), FIMSA, 
FAIS, FICS, FACS, FIAGES, FALS
Max Institute of Minimal Access
Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery
Max Superspeciality Hospital
Saket, New Delhi – 110017, India

Advisory Board

Prof. Anele Ihekwaba 
Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria.
Consultant Gastroenterologist
University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital
Nigeria.

Dr. Ashvind Bawa MS, FACS, FICS, FALS, FMAS, FIAGES
Advanced Laparoscopic Surgeon
Fellow, Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
Associate Professor & Consultant Surgeon
Dayanand Medical College & Hospital
Civil Lines, Ludhiana – 141001, India

Prof. Augustine Agbakwuru 
Professor of Surgery
Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife.
Consultant Surgeon
Obafemi Awolowo University Hospitals Complex, Ile-Ife, Nigeria.

Prof. Chidi Kingsley Oranusi 
Professor of Surgery
Consultant Urologist
Nnamdi Azikiwe University
Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital
Nnewi, Anambra State

Dr. Chikere Ifeanyi Casmir EbirimPh.D
Lecturer
Research consultant and data analyst
Department of Public Health
Federal University of Technology
Owerri, Imo, Nigeria

Dr. Cosmas Ihezie
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Pioneer Head
Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma
Federal Medical Centre
Owerri, Imo, Nigeria

Dr. Emily Akuabia Nzeribe MBBS, MPH
Faculty of obstetrics and gynecology
Consultant obstetrician gynecologist
Gynecological oncology unit
Federal Medical Centre
Owerri, Imo, Nigeria

Dr. Godwin Mbata 
Consultant Physician/ Pulmonologist
Department of Medicine
Federal Medical Centre, Owerri
Imo, Nigeria

Dr. Kelechi Okonta 
Department of surgery
University of Port-Harcourt
Cardiothoracic surgeon
University of Port Teaching Hospital
Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Federal Medical Centre, Owerri

Dr. Okechukwu Hyginus Ekwunife
Paediatric Surgeon
Department of Surgery
Nnamdi Azikiwe University Teaching Hospital
Nnamdi Azikiwe University
Awka, Unizik, Nigeria

Dr. Swapan Kumar Biswas MBBS, FCPS, MRCS(Edin), FACS(USA), FIAGES(India)
Associate Professor, Dept. of Surgery
Faridpur Medical College
Bangladesh