No. ** Goodluck Jonathan Road, Buba Shongo, Gombe, Gombe State.
Date of Birth: 24th April, 1991
I am a licensed Optometrist with a Doctor of Optometry degree and three years of experience providing top notch optometric services in both clinic and community (visual health awareness seminars) settings. I possess an outstanding interpersonal skill with track record of establishing positive doctor-patient relationship. I am an honest, reliable, hardworking, enthusiastic person who enjoys hands-on physical work and works well as part of a team, as well as on my own initiative. I am also a good listener who has the ability to communicate with people at all levels. I am comfortable taking direction and enjoy a job well done. I am looking forward to applying and expanding my skills immensely to the growth of any establishment and to the public at large.
Dec 2017 – Oct 2018 State Specialist Hospital, Gombe, Gombe State.
Optometrist National Youth Service Corps.
Dec 2016 – Nov 2017 Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University Teaching Hospital, Bauchi, Bauchi State.
Jan 2016 – Nov 2016 A.T.S. Opticals and Eye Clinic, Ibadan, Oyo State.
May 2015 – August 2015 Specialist Eye Clinic, Agbor, Delta State.
Student Clinician Externship.
Dec 2014 – Feb 2015 Specialist Eye Clinic, Agbor, Delta State.
Student Clinician Solo Practice
Feb 2014 – April 2014 Specialist Eye Clinic, Agbor, Delta State.
Student Clinician Lens surfacing and Glazing.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
Nov 2009 - Dec 2015 University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State.
Doctor of Optometry (O.D.)
July 2008 – Dec 2008 JD Computer College, Ogwashi uku, Delta State
Certificate in Computer Studies
Sept 2005 - May 2008 Divine Academy, Umunede, Delta State.
West African Senior School Certificate (WASSCE)
Sept 2001 - June 2004 St. Anthony’s Model College Ubulu-uku, Delta State.
Junior School Certificate (JSCE)
Jan 1995 - June 2001 Santa Maria Private School, Ubulu-uku, Delta State.
Primary School Leaving Certificate (PSLCE)
Proficient in patient management.
Proficient in problem solving.
Organizational skills as well as team spirit.
Quality and consistency of care.
Expert in team training and supervision.
Apt in patient relations and assessment.
Nigerian Optometric Association President’s Award to Best Graduating Clinical Student 2014/2015 Session.
Department of Optometry
University of Benin
Certificate of full registration as an Optometrist
Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Registration Board of Nigeria.
Nigerian Optometric Association.
In 2018: Worked as a Volunteer Optometrist with Pro-Health International a Non-Governmental Organization in Nigeria, taking free medical/eye care services to the impoverished Northern part of Nigeria.
In 2018: Carried out a Visual Health Sensitization/Screening Exercise on Staff and Students of Secondary Schools in Gombe, Gombe State, Nigeria as part of my personal community development service during my National Youth Service Scheme (NYSC) programme. Participants benefitted from free medical and eye examinations and also free drugs and spectacles were administered.
In 2018: Carried out a Visual Health Sensitization/Screening Exercise on officials of NYSC Gombe State, Nigeria as part of my personal community development service during my NYSC programme. Participants benefitted from free medical and eye examinations and also free drugs and spectacles were administered.
Skilled public speaker and trainer. Presented visual health awareness seminars and training in schools and religious organizations on topics such as;
Myths Surrounding the Use of Spectacles.
What Your Refractive Status Says About You.
Visual Acuity Measurement in School Children.
Effects of Your Environment on Your Eyes.
Uncorrected Refractive Errors and Amblyopia.
Available on request.