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Mr Orakwue qualified from the College of Medicine of the University of Lagos in 1991, and completed his early years of training at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (Nigeria) and also hospitals in the West Midlands and London including Birmingham Women’s Hospital, City Hospital in Birmingham and Royal Free Hospital in London.
He achieved the Fellowship of West African College of Surgeons (FWACS) and subsequently the MRCOG in 2003. He is a Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (UK) and was a Clinical Lecturer in Medical Education at the University of Dundee 2008-2009. He works as a Consultant at the Royal Wolverhampton NHS Trust.
In addition to skills from his general gynaecological training, his main areas of interest are keyhole (laparoscopic) operations for conditions like ovarian cyst, endometriosis, pelvic adhesions and pelvic pain; treatment of heavy and painful periods including removal of polyps and fibroids from the womb and also treats women with abnormal vaginal bleeding, abnormal cervical smears, endometriosis and adenomyosis.
He is focussed on care which aims to achieve the best possible experience and outcome for the patients.
Areas of interest
Endometrial ablation; Menstrual disorders (menorrhagia); Gynaecological ultrasound / scanning; Gynaecological oncology; Gynaecology; Prolapse surgery; Hysterectomy; Fibroids; Cysts; Pelvic disorders including gynaecological pain; Vaginal surgery; Endometriosis; Minimal access / invasive surgery; Laparoscopic procedures ('keyhole surgery'); Colposcopy (examination of cervix and vagina); Hysteroscopic surgery
- Julie Hickman
- New Cross Hospital Wolverhampton Road Heath Town WOLVERHAMPTON WV10 0QP
- 07817 102320
Anaesthetists worked with
Mr Chukwunonso Orakwue has worked with Dr Moses Chikungwa at the following hospitals:
- Ramsay Rowley Hospital (1-5)
- Nuffield Health: https://www.nuffieldhealth.com/consultants/mr-c-obi-orakwue
- Rowley Hall Hospital: http://www.rowleyhallhospital.co.uk/specialist/gynaecology/mr-chukwunonso-orakwue
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
New Cross Hospital
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
- Membership of the Royal College Of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists Royal College Of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists 2003
- Fellow of the West African College Of Surgeons West African College Of Surgeons 2002
Reference number 6054674
Affiliations / memberships
Royal College Of Obstetricians & Gynaecologist
British Society Of Gynaecological Endoscopy
British Society for Colposcopy & Cervical Cytology
Birmingham & Midlands Obstetrics & Gynaecology Society
British Medical Association
- Nuffield Health Wolverhampton Hospital, WV6 8LE
- 14:00 - 17:00
- 07817 102320
- Rowley Hospital, ST17 9AQ
- 18:00 - 20:00
- 01785 238661
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.