Mr Eniola Folaranmi

Mr Eniola Folaranmi

Consultant Paediatric Surgeon
MB BS, BSc, FRCS Paed Surg

Practising at

Spire Cardiff Hospital

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Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Eniola Folaranmi at Spire include:

Paediatrics

Other treatments

Paediatric surgery including orchidopexy, inguinal herniotomy and PEG insertion.

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Professional profile

I am a Consultant Paediatric Surgeon with advanced minimally invasive skills.

I undertook an 18 months laparoscopic fellowship in addition to my paediatric surgical training and have performed over 200 minimally invasive procedures in children.

I am the lead for research in the paediatric surgery department and have published widely in peer reviewed journals.

I have a specialist interest in general paediatric surgery of childhood. This includes performing the following: circumcision, inguinal herniotomy, orchidopexy, umbilical hernia repair, gastroscopy, division of tongue tie and epigastric hernia repair.

In addition I have a specialist interest in paediatric upper GI and thoracic cases. This includes performing the following: gastrostomy insertion, laparoscopic fundoplication, laparoscopic cholecystectomy, and laparoscopic splenectomy.

I am the lead for clinical governance and research in the paediatric surgery department at University Hospital of Wales.

To date I have performed over 2,000 paediatric surgical procedures. Some of my operative numbers are: Gastrointestinal surgery (322), general surgery of childhood (eg hernia/hydrocele/circumcision/epigastric hernia) (800), laparoscopic surgery (fundoplication/cholecystectomy/splenectomy/appendicectomy/UDT) (250), oncology/endocrine surgery (355) and neonatal surgery (213).

Clinical Interests

Paediatric laparoscopic surgery
Paediatric surgery

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Qualification and professional memberships

MB BS / Imperial College London / 2005
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
MBBS is a degree given to physicians at the basis of their training

FRCS Paed Surg / Royal College of Surgeons of England / 2017
Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons


Professional memberships

Fellowship of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons
Children's Cancer and Leukaemia Group
General Medical Council
Medical Defence Union


Professional leadership

I am the lead for clinical governance in paediatric surgery department at University Hospital Wales

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Current NHS posts

University Hospital of Wales

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Private contact details

Telephone 02920 735515