Owoeye, J.F.A.

OWOEYE JOSHUA FOLUSO AYODELE

MD (Odessa), FWACS, FICS, Fellow in Oculoplasty&Ocular Oncology


Dr. J.F.A.Owoeye obtained his medical degree from the State Medical Institute, Odessa, Ukraine in 1986. He completed his post-graduate fellowship training in Ophthalmology at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, in 1998. He also underwent post-graduate fellowship training in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery, Facial Aesthethics, Orbit and Ocular Oncology at the LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India. Dr. Owoeye is a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons (FWACS) and the International College of Surgeons (FICS).
Dr. Owoeye took up appointment with the University of Ilorin in October 1998. He is presently an Associate Professor (Reader) in the department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences. He is also a Consultant Ophthalmologist at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital where he is involved in the training of resident (post-graduate) doctors & supervision of research dissertations for post – graduate doctors in ophthalmology.   Dr. Owoeye is a member of reputable organisations like the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).
Dr. Owoeye has at various times been the acting head of the department of Ophthalmology, Co-ordinator Medical Education Resource Unit (MERU).  Dr. Owoeye has over 30 publications in reputable journals both within and outside the country; his research interest is in the area of ocular surface reconstruction with the use of amniotic membrane.


College: College of Health Sciences

Membership of Learned Societies:


•    NIGERIAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (NMA)
•    MEDICAL & DENTAL COUNCIL OF NIGERIA (MDCN)
•    OPHTHALMOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF NIGERIA (OSN)
•    AMERICAN ACADEMY OF OPHTHALMOLOGY (AAO)
•    NIGERIAN SOCIETY OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES (NSNS)
•    ACADEMIC STAFF UNION OF UNIVERSITY (ASUU)

Faculty: Faculty of Health Sciences    
Department: Ophthalmology    
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Position: Associate Professor (Reader)/ Consultant Ophthalmologist  Courses Taught: Lid abnormalities, Oculo-orbital tumours, Avoidable Blindness, Naso-lacrimal drainage system.

 

  1. Baiyeroju – Agbeja AM, Owoeye JFA.(1998)."Strabismus in Children in Ibadan".  Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 6 (1): 31-33. Publication of  the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals/njo.
  2. Falade AG, Baiyeroju – Agbeja AM,Ogunbiyi JO,Owoeye JFA,Thomas J.(1998)."Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt’s Lymphoma".Nigerian  Journal of Paediatry, 25(1): 25-7.Publication of the Paediatrics   Association of Nigeria, Ibadan. Nigeria. www. ajol. info/journals
  3. Adedoyin OT, Owoeye JFA, Ojuawo IA, Adeniji KA.(2002)."Burkitt’s lymphoma  Affecting The Orbit, Occiput  and Kidney: Case Report".Tropical Journal of  Health Sciences, 9: 25-29. Publication of the College  of Health  Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria. www.ajol. info/journals.
  4. Nzeh DA, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Uyanne IA (2002)."Ultrasound  Evaluation of orbito-ocular tumours in Ilorin, Nigeria: A five-year review". West African Journal of Ultrasound, 3(1):16 – 20. Publication of the West African Medical Ultrasound Society).
  5. Owoeye JFA, Ademola-Popoola DS (2003)."Herpes zoster infection and HIV seropositivity among eye Patients - University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital experience. West African Journal of Medicine, 22(2): 136 – 138. Publication of the West African Postgraduate Medical College, Lagos. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  6. Ologe FE, Odebode TO, Owoeye JFA, Eletta PA. (2003)."Ophthalmic   manifestations  of fronto-ethmoidal mucocoeles: a report of five cases. African Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, 32:209–214.  Publication of the Institute of Advanced Medical Research and Training  (IMRAT), College of Medicine, University College Hospital / University of   Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria}.  
  7. Owoeye JFA, Salami AK, Ogundimu KO, Buhari MO. (2004)."Intraorbital Tuberculosis: A case Report. The Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal 11(1): 68 – 70. Publication of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals.
  8.   Ademola – Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. (2004)."Traditional couching for cataract  treatment: A cause of visual impairment. West African Journal of Medicine, 23(3):208-210. Publication of the West African Postgraduate Medical College, Lagos. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals. 
  9. Adepoju FG, Pam V, Owoeye JFA. (2005)."Effect of Computer Visual Display Terminal on the Eye. Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 12(1): 10 – 13. Published by the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  10. Owoeye JFA, Afolayan EAO. (2005)."Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Conjunctiva in Ilorin, Nigeria. The Nigerian Medical Practitioner, 48(3): 70 – 72. (Official Publication of SAME Ventures, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. www.  ajol.info/journal).
  11. Ademola – Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. (2005)."Indications for Evisceration and Enucleation of the Eye at Ilorin, Nigeria: A Ten-Year Review. Tropical Journal  of Health Sciences, 12(1): 7 – 9. Publication of College of   Health   Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria.  www.ajol.info/journals).
  12. Owoeye JFA, Afolayan EA, Ademola – Popoola DS. (2005)."Retinoblastoma – A clinico -pathological study in Ilorin, Nigeria. African Journal of Health Sciences; 12: 94 – 100. Published by The African Forum for Health Sciences (AFHES) for Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya.
  13. Nzeh DA, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Uyanne I.(2006)."Sonographic  Evaluation of Ocular Trauma in Ilorin, Nigeria. European Journal of  Ophthalmology. 16: 453 – 457. Publication of European  Ophthalmological Society, Milano, Italy. www.ejo.com}.
  14. Ademola – Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. (2006)."Gunshot related binocular injuries  in Ilorin, Nigeria. World Journal of Medical Sciences 1(1): 65 – 68. Publication of International  Digital Organization for Scientific Information  (IDOSI), Faisalabad, Pakistan.
  15. Owoeye JFA, Adekoya BJ. (2006)."Presumed Fuchs’ Uveitis Syndrome – A case  report  and review of literature. Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 14(1): 31 –  34. (Official Publication of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria.   www.ajol.info/journals). 
  16. demola-Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA, (2006)."Afolayan EAO, Adepoju FG. Spectrum  of orbito-ocular tumours in Ilorin, Nigeria. UICC World Cancer Congress  Washington, DC, USA, Medimond, 149 – 152.
  17. Nzeh DA, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Uyanne I. (2007)."Correlations  of clinical and ultrasound findings in orbito-ocular disease using non-dedicated  scanners: Experience at Ilorin, Nigeria. European Journal of Scientific Research, 16(3): 352 – 357. Published by Lulu Press, Morrisville, USA for AMS Publishing, Inc. Austria. www.eurojournals.com. 
  18. Owoeye JFA, Ologe FE, Akande TM. (2007)."Medical students’ perspectives of  blindness, deafness, and deaf-blindness. Journal of the International  Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 29(11-12): 929-933.  Publication of Informa Health Care, Paul Street, London, EC2A 4CQ, UK.  www.ijdcr.ca.
  19. Sanya EO, Adido J, Owoeye JFA, Ayanniyi AA, Buhari MO, Yusuf IF, Rahman  GA. (2008)."Conjunctival Kaposi’s Sarcoma in HIV positive Heterosexual Nigerian  Woman – A case report. West African Journal of Medicine, 27(1):50-52.  Publication of the West African Postgraduate Medical College, Lagos. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals. 
  20. Adekoya BJ, Owoeye JFA, Adepoju FG, Ajaiyeoba AI. (2009)."Visual Function Status of Commercial Intercity Vehicle Drivers in Ilorin, Nigeria". Canadian Journal Oph 44(3): 261 – 4. 
  21. Baiyeroju – Agbeja AM, Owoeye JFA. 1998. Strabismus in Children in Ibadan.Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 6 (1): 31-33. (Official Publication of he Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals/njo).
  22. Falade AG, Baiyeroju – Agbeja AM,Ogunbiyi JO,Owoeye JFA,Thomas J.1998.Bilateral Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma mimicking Burkitt’s Lymphoma. Nigerian Journal of Paediatry, 25(1): 25-7. (Official Publication of the PaediatricsAssociation of Nigeria, Ibadan. Nigeria. www.ajol. info/journals).
  23. Adedoyin OT, Owoeye JFA, Ojuawo IA, Adeniji KA. 2002. Burkitt’s lymphomaAffecting The Orbit, Occiput and Kidney: Case Report. Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 9: 25-29. (Official Publication of the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria. www.ajol. info/journals).
  24. Nzeh DA, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Uyanne IA 2002. Ultrasound Evaluation of orbito-ocular tumours in Ilorin, Nigeria: A five-year review. West African Journal of Ultrasound, 3(1):16 – 20. (Official Publication of the West African Medical Ultrasound Society).
  25. Owoeye JFA, Ademola-Popoola DS 2003. Herpes zoster infection and HIV seropositivity among eye patients – University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital experience. West African Journal of Medicine, 22(2): 136 – 138. (Official Publication of the West African Postgraduate Medical College, Lagos.
    Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  26. Ologe FE, Odebode TO, Owoeye JFA, Eletta PA. 2003. Ophthalmic manifestations of fronto-ethmoidal mucocoeles: a report of five cases. African Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, 32:209–214. {The Official Publication of the Institute of Advanced Medical Research and Training
    (IMRAT), College of Medicine, University College Hospital / University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria
  27. Owoeye JFA, Salami AK, Ogundimu KO, Buhari MO. 2004. Intraorbital Tuberculosis: A case Report. The Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal 11(1): 68 – 70. (Official Publication of the National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  28. Ademola – Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. 2004. Traditional couching for cataract treatment: A cause of visual impairment. West African Journal of Medicine, 23(3):208-210. (Official Publication of the West African Postgraduate Medical College, Lagos. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  29. Adepoju FG, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS. 2004 Assessment of Oneyear follow- up of patients with ECCE-PC IOL surgery at University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital, Ilorin. Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 12(2): 65 – 69. (Official Publication of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria. www.ajol.info /journals /njo).
  30. Adepoju FG, Pam V, Owoeye JFA. 2005. Effect of Computer Visual Display Terminal on the Eye. Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 12(1): 10 – 13. (Published by the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).Page 3 of 7
  31. Owoeye JFA, Afolayan EAO. 2005. Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Conjunctiva in Ilorin, Nigeria. The Nigerian Medical Practitioner, 48(3): 70 – 72. (Official Publication of SAME Ventures, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. www. ajol.info/journal).
  32. Ademola – Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. 2005. Indications for Evisceration and Enucleation of the Eye at Ilorin, Nigeria: A Ten-Year Review. Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 12(1): 7 – 9. (Oficial Publication of College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  33. Olatunji LA, Soladoye AO, Fawole AA, Owoeye JFA, Balogun OR, Mustapha B.2005. Haemorheological, plasma lipids and blood pressure changes during normal pregnancy in Nigerians. International Journal of Biomedical Health Sciences, 1(1): 9 – 13. {Published by Biomedical Sciences, Lagos, Nigeria. www.klobexpublishers.com}
  34. Olatunji LA, Owoeye JFA, Olatunji VA, Soladoye AO. 2005. Effect of Acute Folic Acid Ingestion on Blood Pressure, Haemorheological and Plasma Lipid Variables in Healthy Young Men. Nigerian Journal of Health and Biomedical Sciences; 4(2): 117 – 120. {Official Publication of College of Medicine,Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria. www.ajol.info}.
  35. Owoeye JFA, Afolayan EA, Ademola – Popoola DS. 2005. Retinoblastoma – A clinico -pathological study in Ilorin, Nigeria. African Journal of Health Sciences; 12: 94 – 100. {Published by The African Forum for Health Sciences (AFHES) for Kenya Medical Research Institute, Nairobi, Kenya}.Page 4 of 7
  36. Nzeh DA, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Uyanne I.2006. Sonographic Evaluation of Ocular Trauma in Ilorin, Nigeria. European Journal of Ophthalmology. 16: 453 – 457. {Official Publication of European Ophthalmological Society, Milano, Italy. www.ejo.com}.
  37. Ademola – Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. 2006. Gunshot related binocular injuries in Ilorin, Nigeria. World Journal of Medical Sciences 1(1): 65 – 68. {Oficial Publication of International Digital Organization for Scientific Information (IDOSI), Faisalabad, Pakistan}.
  38. Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Adepoju FG, Ogundimu KO, Adido J,Uyanne IA, Omolase CO. 2006. Ophthalmic Surgical Practice in Ilorin, Nigeria in 1990s. Tropical Journal of Health Sciences, 13(2): 31 – 34. (Published by the College of Health Sciences, University of Ilorin, Ilorin. Nigeria.www.ajol.info/journals).
  39. Owoeye JFA, Omolase CO.2006. Cataract Surgery in the Last Decade at University Teaching Hospital, Ilorin. The Nigerian Medical Practitioner 2006; 49(6): 161 – 163. (Official Publication of SAME Ventures, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. www. ajol.info/journal).
  40. Owoeye JFA, Fafowora OO. 2006. How Relevant Is Current Nigerian Postgraduate Ophthalmic Training To Needed Practice skills? Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 14(1): 5 - 8. (Official Publication of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria. www.ajol.info / journals).
  41. Owoeye JFA, Adekoya BJ. 2006. Presumed Fuchs’ Uveitis Syndrome – A case report and review of literature. Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 14(1): 31 – 34. (Official Publication of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria.www.ajol.info/journals).Page 5 of 7
  42. Adepoju FG, Owoeye JFA, Ademola-Popoola DS.2006. Causes of blindness in blind unit of the School for the Handicapped in Ilorin, Kwara – State. Nigeria. The Nigerian Medical Practitioner, 50(1): 23 – 25. (Official Publication of SAME Ventures, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria. www. ajol.info/journals).
  43. Adeboye A, Ayanniyi AA, Ademola- Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA. 2006.. The choice of ophthalmology as a career among Nigerian medical interns. African Journal of Medicine and Medical Sciences, 35: 321 – 323. {The Official Publication of the Institute of Advanced Medical Research and Training (IMRAT), College of Medicine, University College Hospital / University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria}.
  44. Ademola-Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA, 2006. Afolayan EAO, Adepoju FG. Spectrum of orbito-ocular tumours in Ilorin, Nigeria. UICC World Cancer Congress Washington, DC, USA, Medimond, 149 – 152.
  45. Nzeh DA, Owoeye JFA, Ademola – Popoola DS, Uyanne I. 2007. Correlations of clinical and ultrasound findings in orbito-ocular disease using non-dedicated scanners: Experience at Ilorin, Nigeria. European Journal of Scientific Research,16(3): 352 – 357. {Published by Lulu Press, Morrisville, USA for AMS Publishing, Inc. Austria. www.eurojournals.com}.
  46. Ademola-Popoola DS, Owoeye JFA, Adepoju FG. 2007. Meeting the Challenges of Blindness: Perceptions from a Blind Unit. European Journal of Scientific Research, 16(3): 456 – 460. {Published by Lulu Press, Morrisville, USA for AMS Publishing, Inc. Austria. www.eurojournals.com}.
  47. Owoeye JFA, Ologe FE, Akande TM. 2007. Medical students’ perspectives of blindness, deafness, and deaf-blindness.{Journal of the International Society of Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine. 29(11-12): 929-933. {A Publication of Informa Health Care, Paul Street, London, EC2A 4CQ, UK.Page 6 of 7 www.ijdcr.ca.}
  48. Sanya EO, Adido J, Owoeye JFA, Ayanniyi AA, Buhari MO, Yusuf IF, Rahman GA. 2008. Conjunctival Kaposi’s Sarcoma in HIV positive Heterosexual Nigerian Woman – A case report. West African Journal of Medicine, 27(1):50-52.(Official Publication of the West African Postgraduate Medical College,Lagos. Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  49. Omolase CO, Adekanle O. Owoeye JFA, Omolase BO. 2008. Awareness about eye complications amongst diabetics in Owo, Nigeria. Nigerian Journal of Surgical Sciences, 18(2): 101 – 105.
    Adekoya BJ, Owoeye JFA, Adepoju FG, Ajaiyeoba AI. 2008. Pattern ofEye Disease among Commercial Intercity Drivers. Nigerian Journal of Ophthalmology, 16(2): 55 – 59. (Official Publication of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria. www.ajol.info/journals).
  50. Adekoya BJ, Owoeye JFA, Adepoju FG, Ajaiyeoba AI. 2009. Visual Function Status of Commercial Intercity Vehicle Drivers in Ilorin, Nigeria. Canadian Journal Oph 44(3): 261 – 4. {Official Publication of the Canadian College of Ophthalmology}.
  51. Ayanniyi AA, Owoeye JFA, Adepoju FG. 2009. Trainee Ophthalmologists opinion on ways to improve Cataract Surgical rate. Annals of African Medicine 8(4): 276 – 280.
    Omolase CO, Adekanle O, Owoeye JFA, Omolase BO.2010. Diabetic Retinopathy in a Nigerian community. Singapore med J 51(1): 56 – 59. Official Publication of the Singapore Medical Association). Page 7 of 7
  52. Adekoya BJ, Adepoju FG, Owoeye JFA, Adekoya AO. 2010. Pattern of seat belt and mobile phone use while driving in an urban population of Commercial Drivers. African Health Sciences. Nairobi, Kenya.
  53. Okesina BO, Owoeye JFA, Jimoh AA, Ayanniyi AA. Biliaminu SK.2011. Biochemical Changes in Primary Open Angle Glaucoma Patients in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital. European Journal of Scientific Research, 49(2):293 – 299. {Published by Lulu Press, Morrisville, USA for AMS Publishing,Inc, Austria. www.eurojournals.com/ejsr.htm}
  54. Ayanniyi AA, Badmos KB, Olatunji FO, Owoeye JFA, Sanni TO. 2011.Blindness caused by Pterygium. Sierra Leone J of Biomed Res 3(1): 60 – 62. (www.sljbr.com).
    Adekoya BJ, Adekoya AO, Adepoju FG, Owoeye JFA. 2011. Driving under influence among long distance commercial drivers in Ilorin, Nigeria. Int J Biol Med Res 2(4): 870 – 873.
  55. Owoeye JFA, Ayorinde OO. 2011. Surgically Induced Necrotizing Scleritis. Accepted for Publication – West African Journal of Medicine (WAJM).