Dr. Tive Egbonoje - BSc (Hons), MD, MRCGP, DRCOG, PGDip Dermatology, CCFP
Dr. Tive Egbonoje is an exceptionally passionate and versatile family physician with extensive experience in every aspect of primary care medicine. His professional demeanour is characterised by kindness, empathy and creating a warm, patient-focused environment. Dr. Egbonoje also has special interests in Dermatology, Musculoskeletal medicine, and Women’s health. These additional clinical specialisms within his family Medicine practice reflect his commitment to providing comprehensive and patient-centred care. Notably, as a physician who has held licenses to practice medicine across three continents, he provides his patients with the advantage of applying global best practices while taking into account the unique characteristics and resources in the local community.
He earned his undergraduate medical qualification, (MD), from the renowned University of Benin, Nigeria, graduating with distinction in pharmacology. He then pursued postgraduate medical training in Family Medicine (MRCGP) in the United Kingdom, where he had the opportunity to rotate through various medical specialties. He has gained invaluable experience in areas such as Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Paediatrics/Child Health, Orthopaedics, General Surgery, Urgent Care Medicine and Family medicine.
In addition to his medical qualifications, Dr. Egbonoje holds a Bachelor of Science Education degree with honours, which has equipped him with essential teaching and counselling skills. These skills are instrumental in health promotion, preventive medicine, and simplifying complex medical terminology for his patients.
As a testament to his commitment to ongoing self-development and excellence, Dr Egbonoje acquired the Diploma of the Royal College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (DRCOG), showcasing his advanced knowledge and skills in women’s health in the primary care setting. He also holds a postgraduate diploma (PGDip) in Dermatology from the University of South Wales, United Kingdom, where he graduated with distinction. Furthermore, he is fully certified by the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CCFP).
Dr. Egbonoje’s dedication and commitment extend to his personal life, where he enjoys playing and watching soccer. He also relishes engaging in public policy debates with his friends. He is blessed with a loving family, which includes his wife and two children.
He is a member of various clinical and academic organisations which underscores his commitment to staying at the forefront of medical practice and education.