MEET OUR TEAM
Dr. Ola Orekunrin, MBBS, PHTLS., – Founder.
Born, raised and trained in the UK, Ola graduated as one of the youngest medical doctors in England. She is also a trainee helicopter pilot.
Determined to improve the healthcare delivery system in Nigeria, she set up Flying Doctors Nigeria, West Africa’s first and only full air ambulance service. Since then, she has successfully steered the company upwards in achieving its corporate goals and ensuring sustained growth.
Mrs. Joy Etokudo (L.L.B, BL) – General Manager
A lawyer by profession, she oversees the day-to-day running of the organisation. She also helps develop strategies for growth and expansion as well as improvement of the company’s services and business relationships.
Senior Flight Physicians
These are senior anaesthetists and intensive care experts with certificates in aviation medicine. They are products of rigorous and detailed in-house course with hundreds of hours of in-flight working experience on various air ambulance missions both within and outside the country. They have extensive experience in performing critical care procedures like intubation, central line insertion and other forms of invasive monitoring whilst in the air.
- Dr. J. Ayeni
- Dr. V. Raji
- Dr. A. Shittu
- Dr. S. Oladokun
- Dr. A. Adesida
- Dr. A. Akinmola
- Dr. O. Chigo
Our Flying Doctors are strategically located across the country such that our guarantee on response time can be met no matter the location of distress call.