About Dr Seidu Adebayo Bello (BDS, FMCDS,FWACS, FAOCMF)
A Nigerian Medical and Dental Council registered Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. A fellow of West African college of surgeon, National Postgraduate Medical College and Association of Osteosynthesis (AO)-CMF. Had a reasonably wide training experience including, training in microvascular surgery, oncology, rigid fixation, orthognathic surgery, orbital fractures and cleft surgeries in Egypt, United Kingdom, Germany and Nigeria. Also had a fellowship training in general maxillofacial practice and implantology in Essen, Germany. Has gathered reasonable experience in Head and neck oncology management with special emphasis on reconstruction. Other interests include Rigid Internal Fixation of facial bones, TMJ surgeries and Implantology.
He has a strong interest in clinical research with a number of publications in peer reviewed journals. He has a strong passion for teaching and supports medical education.
His strong belief in the capacity of Nigerians to solve Nigeria problem lead to the establishment of an NGO, CLEFT CARE NIGERIAN FOUNDATION and together with passionate Nigerian volunteers has been carrying out free surgery on patients with facial cleft in FCT and surrounding states.
-FOUNDER Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
PROMOTION OF AWARENESS AND ERADICATION OF FACIAL CLEFTS IN ‘ADULT NIGERIA PATIENTS’ BY NIGERIANS
- To sensitize the Nigerian populace about the scourge of CLP in the society.
- To assist the predominantly poor victims (or their parents) in the repair of the clefts
- To promote research in the field of CLP; establishing good data base, assist in training and joining similar organizations all over the world in improving quality of care.
- To establish a facial cleft hospital in FCT, Nigeria for free surgery (The only such hospital, NOMA HOSPITAL, SOKOTO, was established by foreigners). Dr Seidu Adebayo Bello ( BDS, FMCDS, FWACS)