Federal Medical Centre Azare

Bauchi State - Nigeria

Efficient Healthcare to Humanity


Department Sections: Labour Ward, Eclamptic Unit, Postnatal and Antenatal Wards and at the extreme end Gynae Emergency Clinic.


The department is one of the major clinical department in the Centre It has the following functional units:

Available Manpower:

ANC Clinic in session, patients at reception.

Details of services provided:

Clinical Services

The department provides elective specialist surgical procedures in Obstetrics and Gynecology every Thursday withiin the limit of our resources and expertise.

  • Emergency surgical procedures at any point of time 24/7.
  • Reproductive Health Clinics for Family Planning Services, Cancer Screening Services, etc. every Friday.
  • Booking and antenatal clinics for pregnant women every Thursday and Tuesday respectively.
  • Postnatal clinic for women who have delivered within six weeks every Mondays.
  • Gynaecologic clinic- to see all women of any age with Gynecological problems from 12 noon - every Wednesday.
  • Women with emergency Obstetric and Gynaecological problems are seen at any point of time 24/7 in Labour Ward and Gynae Emergency Unit.
  • Admitted patients in the wards are seen every day on ward round by Senior Residents, Medical Officers and House Officers, and every Wednesday by the Consultants.
  • Preparing patients for consultation at the ANC Clinic.

    Research and Training

    The department has in addition to House Officers, and partial accreditation of West Africa College of Surgeons for residency training. In line with this, the department conducts: