Dr Omobolaji Iji

Dr Omobolaji Iji

General Practitioner
MBBS, MRCGP, MRCS, Dip SEM

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Omobolaji Iji at Spire include:

General practice

Professional profile

I graduated from the College of Medicine, University of Ibadan Nigeria in January 1999. After graduation, I worked as a General Practitioner for a few years before undergoing Postgraduate Surgical training. I obtained the membership for the Royal College of Surgeons in 2007. Since then, I have had a rich medical career with experience spanning multiple hospital specialties.

I completed my General Practice Specialty training in Newcastle in 2016 and I have been practicing as a sessional GP in Newcastle. In addition, I work in the Bupa wellness centre offering health screening and lifestyle advice. In 2017, I obtained a Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine from the University of Bath. I now work with the Defence Medical Services at the Catterick Regional Rehabilitation Unit in North Yorkshire as a Sports and Exercise Medicine physician with experience treating elite sports injuries.

I am very passionate about telemedicine and I have worked with the two major telemedicine providers in the UK. Currently i am working alongside stakeholders to develop a telemedicine service for the NHS.

Additional information

Clinical interests

General practice

Qualification and professional memberships

MBBS / University of Ibadan, Nigeria / 1999
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

MRCS / London / 2007
Membership of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Great Britain and Ireland

MRCGP / UK / 2016
Membership of the Royal College of General Practitioners

Dip SEM / University of Bath / 2017
Diploma in Sports and Exercise Medicine


Professional memberships

British Medical Association (BMA)
Royal College of General Practitioners

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Current NHS posts

SEM Doctor, Defence Medical Services Regional Rehabilitation Unit, Catterick

GP, Tekihealth Solutions

Sessional GP, North East GP practices

Personal profile

I enjoy spending my spare time with my wife and three children. I am a sports enthusiast and I particularly enjoy watching football. I also volunteer in various capacities at my local church.

Contact information

Telephone 0191 418 8687
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