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Dr. Anthonia Asanye Ikpeme




Associate Professor


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About Dr. Anthonia Asanye Ikpeme

Dr Anthonia Asanye Ikpeme was employed on the 28th day of February, 2010 as Lecturer I in the Department of Radiology. She was promoted to the rank of Associate Professor in the Department of Radiology in 2016. Dr Ikpeme is a Chief Consultant in the Department of Radiology. She obtained her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degrees in 1999 from the University of Calabar. She also obtained her Post Graduate Fellowship in Radiology from the West African College of Surgeons-Radiology in 2008. Her main areas of specialization are Neuro-radiology, International Pain Management and Breast Imaging. Dr Ikpeme has been teaching, researching, consulting and mentoring students and staff in the University thereby contributing to its growth. Dr Ikpeme has successfully supervised and co-supervised many graduate students (resident doctors) in Radiology. She has authored many articles in both local and international peer reviewed journals. Dr Ikpeme has made several oral and poster presentations in both local and International conferences in her field of study. She has been serving many local and foreign journals as reviewer. She was the Chairman of the Local Organising Committee of the International Pain Management Conference of July, 2019 that was held in the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Dr Ikpeme has served the University in other capacities including having served as Acting Head of Department and member of University of Calabar Senate between 2012 and 2014, She is a member of many professional associations including Nigerian Medical Association, Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, Medical Women Association of Nigeria, Radiological Society of Northern America and Association of Radiologists in Nigeria. She is happily married and the married is blessed with children.

S/N Qualification School Atttended Started Finished
First School Leaving CertificateAuntie Margaret International Nursery School, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria19781983
Senior Secondary School CertificateFederal Government Girls' College, Abuloma, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria19841991
MBBChUniversity of Calabar, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria19901999
Fellow, West African College of Surgeons- RadiologyUniversity of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria20012008

S/N Publication
Ikpeme, A. A., Ani, N. E., Isiwele, E. M., Ekpenyong, A. E., & Ekanem, E. C. (2019). Risk factors for cardiovascular events in Rural Nigeria, A cross sectional survey and a review of the currents literature. Innovative journal of Medical and Health Science, 9(4), 370-375.
Isiwele, E. M., & Ikpeme, A. A. (2018). Predictive Value of Transrectal Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Prostate Cancer. International Journal of Contemporary Medicine Surgery and Radiology, 3(3), C66-C9
Inah, G. B, Ikpeme, A. A., & Ekanem, E. E. (2018). Rural Mobile Ultrasonography in Africa, Need, Prospects and Feasibility. International Journal of Medicine Science and Innovative Research, 3(3), 16-9.
Ikpeme, A. A., Inah, G. B., & Ekanem, E. E. (2018). Ultrasonography in the management of sickle cell anaemia – Need for a Shift in Sub-Saharan Africa. European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research, 5(7), 33-6.
Bassey, I. E., Isiwele, E. M., Eyam, S. E., Ushie, D. E., Ani, N. E., Ikpeme, A. A., & Ngaji, A. I. ((2018)). Pattern of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms in Males Aged Forty Years and Above, Results from Screening of Apparently Healthy University Workers. International Journal Dental and Medical Sciences Research, 2(1), 18-21.
Ekanem, E. E., Inah, G. B., Ikobah, J. M., & Ikpeme, A. A. (2018). Gallbladder stone as a possible cause of acute and recurrent abdominal pain in Nigerian adolescent sicklers, a report of two cases. Niger J Paediatr, 45(4), 196-8.
Ikpeme, A. A., Ani, N. E., Odusolu, P. E., Eyong, E., & Ekpenyong, E. (2017). Spectrum of Disease and Diagnostic values of Ultrasound in inmates of a correctional facility in Nigeria. European Journal of Pharmaceutical and Medical Research, 4(09), 122-126.
Ikpeme, A., Ani, N., Ago, B., Effa, E., Kosoko-Lasaki, O., & Ekpenyong, A. (2017). The Value of Mobile Ultrasound Services in Rural Communities in South-South Nigeria. Open access Macedonian journal of medical sciences, 5(7), 1011-1015
Ikpeme, A. A., Nwagbara, V., & Ngaji, A. (2017). Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm(AAA) presenting as constipation in an elderly Nigerian Man. Merit Res. J. Med. Sci. 5(9), 449-456
Ikpeme, A.A., Akintomide, A.A., Ukweh, O., & Effanga, S. (2016). Duplex ultrasound, Indications and findings in a newly created facility at the University of Calabar Teaching, Hospital, Calabar. Nigerian Journal of Clinical Practice, 19(3), 339 – 343.
Akintomide, A. O., Eduwem, D. U., AIkpeme, A., & Bassey, D.E. (2016). Tubal assessment with Hysterosalpingography following routine intravenous Buscopan, A need to avoid unnecessary radiation and discomfort. IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences, 1(15), 75-81.
Omotoso, A. J., Ikpeme, A.A., Ikpi, E. E., Effa, E. Eghwrudjakpo, E. G., Irabor, G. (2016). Xanthogranulomatous Pyelonephritis Mimicking Renal Cell Carcinoma. A Case Report and Review of Relevant Literatures. IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences, 15(10), 65-7.
Omotoso, .A. J., Nnoli, M. A., Odusolu, P. O., Lawson, E., Ikpeme, A. A., Omoruyi, K., & Akpan, I. (2015). Sudden death due to pulmonary thromboembolism in an hypertensive patient with large leiomyomata. A case report and review of relevant literature. Medical and Health Science Journal, 16(3), 45-8.
Ani, E. J., Oja, V. O., Ikpeme, A. A., Ani, N.E., & O’Neil, C. B. (2015). Relationship between duration of sport Service, Body Mass index and some Cardiovascular and Respiratory indices among professional sportsmen in Calabar, Cross River State, Nigeria. Research Journal of Pharmaceutical, Biological and Chemical Sciences, 6(3), 374 – 3799
Duke, R. E., & Ikpeme, A. A. (2015) Primary congenital Glaucoma with delayed supra-choroidal haemorrhage following combined trabeculotomy, trabeculectomy and 5-Flurouracil. Journal of Case Reports in Ophthalmological medicine, Doi. 10.1155/20151163859.
Akintomide, A. O., Ngaji, A. I., Ani, N. E., & Udofia, A. T. (2015). An Audit of the completion of radiology request from and the request practice. Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care, 4(3), 339-43
Ikpeme, A. A., Usang, U. E., Inyang, A. W., & Ani, N. (2015). Klippel Trenaunay Syndrome, A Case Report in an Adolescent Nigerian Boy. Open Access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences 3(2), 322-3
Ikpeme, A. A., Akintomide, A. A., Inah, G., & Oku, A. (2014). Breast Evaluation Findings in Calabar, Nigeria. Open access Macedonian Journal of Medical Sciences; 7(4), 650-544.
Ikpeme, A.A., Bassey, D. E., & Oku, A. O., & Ephraim, E. P. (2014). Computerized Tomography findings of Cerebrovascular Disease in Adults in Calabar, Nigeria. West African Journal of Radiology, 21(1), 12-6.
Akintomide, A. O., & Ikpeme, A. A. (2014). Radiation safety of women of the Reproductive age, Evaluation of the Role of Referring physician. Journal of family Medicine and primary care, 3(3), 243-6.
Ntia, H. U., Udo, J. J., Ochigbo, S. O., Amafor, A. C., Ikpeme A., & Inyang, A. (2014). Retrospective study of neonatal intestinal obstruction in Calabar, Etiology and outcome. Nigerian Journal of Paediatrics, 41(2), 96–8.
Ikpeme, A. A., Udo, A. E., & Ani, N. E. (2014). Transvaginal ultrasound assessment of women presenting with infertility and menstrual irregularity in Calabar, Nigeria. The Nigerian Postgraduate Medical Journal, 21(3), 262-5.
Ikpeme, A. A., Inah, G., Oku, A.O., & Nnadi, M.O.N. (2014). Computerized Tomography Findings in Patients presenting with head injury in Calabar, Nigeria. Asian Journal of Medical Sciences, 5(2), 29-35.
Ngim, O. E., Adams, L. M., Ikpeme, A., Akintomide, A. O., Rahaman, O., Achaka, A., & Busari, O. (2013). Unusual Foreign Body Swallowed while Asleep, Lessons to learn - A case study Report. The Internet Journal of Surgery, 29(1). Doi, 10.5580/2cfa.
Ikpeme, A. I., Ngim, E. N., Ikpeme, A. A., & Oku, A. O. (2013). Septic Arthitis, A Need to strengthen the Referral Chain in a developing Economy. Open Journal of Orthopaedics, 3, 110-118.
Asuquo, M., Nwagbara, V., Umoh, M., Ugare, G., Agbor, C., Japhet, E., & Ikpeme, A. (2012). Blunt abdominal trauma in a teaching hospital, Calabar, Nigeria. International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 3(07), 693-596.
Ikpeme, A.I., Anthonia, A.I., Effa, E., & Elijah, U. (2012). Rural Medicine in a developing economy, Does the presence of orthodox practice guarantee safe patient care? International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 3(12), 52-56.
Ikpeme, I. A., Ikpeme, A. A., Abang, I. E., Amah, P. O., & Achaka, A. M. (2012). Neglected Ruptures of the Patellar Tendon, Repair Options in a Resource Poor Setting. International Journal of Case Reports and Images (IJCRI), 3(12), 6-10.
Ikpeme, I. A., Ngim, N. E., & Ikpeme, A. A. (2010). Diagnosis and treatment of pyogenic bone infections. African health sciences, 10(1), 82-88.
Asuquo M, Bassey O, Etiuma A, Ngim O, Ugare G, Anthonia I, (2010). Non-Operative Management of Blunt Solid Abdominal Organ injury. International Journal of Clinical Medicine; 1, 31-6
Asuquo, M.E., Etiuma, A.U., Okon, O.B., Ugare, G., Ngim, O., Agbor, C., Ikpeme, A., & Ndifon, W. (2010). A Prospective study of blunt abdominal trauma at the University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Nigeria. European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, 3, 693-6.
Maurice, A., Okon, B., Anietimfon, E., Ogbu, N., Gabriel, U., & Ikpeme, A. (2010). NonOperative Management of Blunt Solid Abdominal Organ Injury in Calabar, Nigeria. International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 1(01), 31.
Ikpeme, IA., Udosen, A.M., Ikpeme, A.A., Inah, G.U. & Kalu, Q.N. (2009). Early outcome of treatment of chronic osteomyelitis using the improvised irrigation and drainage system for the Lautenbach procedure. International Journal of Tropical Surgery, 3(3), 110-5

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