22 May 2018
Mr Wells dispels some of the myths about bunions – what causes them and how to treat them.
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Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Gbemi Oworu at Spire include:
I am a consultant oculoplastic surgeon in Huddersfield and Halifax. I did my higher surgical training in the prestigious Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology in Glasgow and also did an advanced subspecialty training in oculoplastic aurgery in Maidstone Hospital, Kent. I am currently the head of department of ophthalmology in Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust where I carry out oculoplastic surgery.
In private practice I carry out cosmetic surgery on the face in addition to my general ophthalmology work (including cataract surgery).
Research interests: I have produced numerous publications in international journals including International ophthalmology, Investigative ophthalmology and British Journal of Ophthalmology.
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MBBS / University of Ibadan / 1984
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
FWACS / West Africa / 1993
West African College of Surgeons
FRCS(Ed) / Edinburgh / 1995
Royal College of Surgeon
MCMI / UK / 2010
Chartered Management Institute
FRCOphth / England / 2015
Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Fellow Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh
Member of Royal College of Ophthalmologists
Member of North of England Ophthalmologists Society
Member of American Academy of Ophthalmology
Member of External Reference Group of National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
British Medical Association Member
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
Lead Clinician, Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Foundation Trust
I am married with two children. In my spare time I play tennis and I plan to learn saxophone soon.Back to top
Holds less than 0.1% of the shares in Spire Healthcare Group plc.Back to top