Head of Department
Oral And Maxillofacial
The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery unit of General Hospital, Gbagada is headed by Dr. Akeem Alawode.
The unit manages diseases, disorders, and defects of the mouth, jaws and face. Patients are referred from other units in the hospital, other general hospitals, and private hospitals within and beyond Lagos State.
Free cleft lip and palate surgical operations sponsored by Smile Train, USA, are carried out by the unit.
The surgical outpatient clinic day is THURSDAYS, while major surgeries hold on TUESDAYS. Minor surgeries are carried out on Mondays, and Wednesdays.
Ward rounds hold on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.
We have a 24 hours call coverage.