Dr. Kenneth Uzochukwu Otunwa
Address: Yarmouk district, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Marital status: married
To learn and serve lives by enhancing healthy vision. An expert optometrist with many years experience in optometry. Solid ability to improve visual standard of patients leveraging, excellent time management skills and a passion for improving patient’s sight. Proficient utility in technology to perform comprehensive patient assessment and evaluate solutions to facilitate impaired eyesight.
Qualification obtained with dates.
Doctor of optometry (O.D) – 2011
Education attended with dates.
Abia state university, Uturu, Nigeria (2005-2011)
Government College, Umuahia, Abia state, Nigeria (1998-2003)
Nsirimo primary school, Umuahia, Abia state, Nigeria (1989-1995)
License obtained with dates.
Saudi Arabia commission for health specialties (SFHS) Ministry of Health (2016)
Optometrist and dispensing optician’s registration board of Nigeria (2012)
Work experience and positions.
Mugla optical center, Riyadh (senior optometrist) 2016 till date
St. Peters catholic hospital, Abaji, Abuja, Nigeria (resident optometrist) 2014-2015
State hospital, Ilesha, Oshun state, Nigeria (resident optometrist) 2013-2014
Federal Medical Center, Makurdi, Benue state, Nigeria (intern optometrist) 2012-2013
Abia state university eye clinic, Abia state, Nigeria (Externship) 2011-2012
Prescribe corrective lenses and perform subjective refraction
Perform visual field examination in most eye clinics I worked
Communicated with patients to get detailed case history
Performed most diagnostic test in the eye clinic
Prescribed, fit, counselled and cared for contact lens wearers
Referred patients to ophthalmologist for ophthalmological consultation
Prescribe therapeutic ocular drugs in most hospital I worked.
Selects the kind of contact lens that suits the patients after extermination
Make special order requests like toric, hard and multi-focal contact lenses for the patients
In charge of all contactology products purchased in the clinic
Have knowledge and experience about all kinds of contact lens
Perform both cycloplegic and non-cycloplegic refractions
Performed tonometry (eye pressure check)
Being aware of signs and symptoms of general health (e.g. diabetes)
Offered advice and reassurance about vision related matters
Good communication skill
Good Patient-doctor relationship skill
Strong and good leadership skill
Excellent skill in solving problems
Good listening skill
Reading, travelling, and playing football.
Dr. El Sadiq Mohammad
(Medical manager, Mugla optical and eye clinic
Dr. Ben Adaka
(Head of department, eye clinic, Federal Medical Center, Makurdi)