Undergraduate Qualifications
WAEC O/L 1989
Postgraduate Qualifications
Bachelor of Surgery and Bachelor of Medicine
Professional Qualifications
Fellow National Post Graduate Medical College of Nigeria, Faculty of Otorhinolaryngology Part I 2007: Fellow West African College of Surgeons, Faculty of Otorhinolaryngology Part I 2009: Fellow National Post Graduate Medical College of Nigeria, Faculty of Otorhinolaryngology Part II
Books Published
Chapter 13 of National Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria Faculty of Otorhinolarhingology- Head and Neck Surgery Pocket Revision Guide: 2019
Edited by Prof Olege. ISBN: 978.978.57612-0-7

Publications
1. Afiadigwe E.E., Apakama A., Obasikene G., Uzozie C.C. Umeh U.S. Amobi M.C. Emelumadu C.M. Knowledge, Perception and Compliance of Face Mask use at ENT and Eye Clinics of a Tertiary Hospital in Anambra State Nigeria, During the Covid-19 Pandemic. International Journal of Medical Science and Clinical Invention, 2021; 8(1):40-51

2. Obasikene Godwin , Amali Adekwu ,, Evaristus E. Afiadigwe Ibiam Francis , Adobamen Paul , Ibekwe Matilda Uju , Nworgu O. G. B , Ezeanolue B. C. Survey Of Knowledge, Attitude And Practice Of Nigerian Otorhinolaryngologists On Obstructive Sleep Apnea And Snoring Among Children And Adult Patients. Nigerian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology. VOL.17 NO 1& 2 OCTOBER 2020 ISSN:2616-0862 P 12-15

3. Adekwu A, Ibiam FA, Obasikene G, Agbonifo M, Unogwu SO, Ezeanolue BC. Perception and career choice of Otorhinolaryngology among final year medical students: a two centre survey in a developing country. J Med Trop 2020;22:141-6.

4. Afiadigwe EE, Chime EN, Obasikene G and Ezeanolue BC. Migratory Bronchial Foreign Body: Role of Serial Radiographs and Review of Literature. International Journal of Medical Science and Clinical Invention, 2020; 7(11):5130-5134.

5. EE Afiadigwe, AI Apakama, Obasikene G, JU Obah, SNN Nwosu. Frontoethmoidal mucocele with unilateral proptosis: Case series. J Case Rep Images Otolaryngol 2020;1:100002Z18EA2020. www.ijcriotolaryngology.com


6. Chang JR, Akemokwe FM, Marangu DM, Chisunkha B, Irekpita E, Obasikene G, Kagima JW, Obonyo CO . Obstructive Sleep Apnea Awareness among Primary Care Physicians in Africa; Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Oct 3. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201903-218OC. [Epub ahead of print]

7. Obasikene G. , Afiadigwe E.E., Adobamen PROC., Ibiam F.A. , Ibekwe T.S. , Ezeanolue B.C . Impact of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection on Pure Tone Hearing Threshold in Young Adults Aged 21-45 Years: Nigerian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology Vol.16 (2) 2019; 16-23.


8. Salami TS, Momoh M, Irekpita E, Obasikene G. Different faces of human papilloma viral infections in tropical rural practice in Nigeria. Int J Med Res and Health Sci. 2015; 4(1):197-202.

9. Salami T. A. T, Obasikene G, Affusim C. Focal Epithelial Hyperplasia (Heck’s Disease) - A case report in a Nigerian Child a short review of the literature. Nigerian Journal of Dermatology. 2014; 05(01):30 - 32

10. Francis A, Nduagu S, Obasikene G, Mbata G. Clinical Profile and Management of Ear Wax impaction in Owerri, South East Nigeria. Online J Otolaryngol. 2014; 4(4): 156-166.

11. Obasikene G, Kpolugbo J, Ibiam FA, Adobamen PROC, Esezebor E, et al. (2014) Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma Associated with Lassa Fever Virus Infection. J Health Med Informat 5: 147. doi:10.4172/2157-7420.1000147

12. Obasikene G, Amadi I F, Ibekwe T S, Ezeanolue B C, Ogisi FO. The Effect Of Cd4 Count Level On The Middle Ear Dynamics Of Hiv Infected Patient East African Medical Journal 2014; 91(1):29-32

13. E. Irrekpita, C. owobu, E. Aigbe, G. Obasikene, A. Igbe. Assessment of DRE and PSA as a diagnostic and screening tool for carcinoma of the prostate in rural Nigeria. East Cent. Afr. J.Surg. 2014; 19(3): 53-58

14. Ibekwe TS, Obasikene G, Offiong E Tonsillectomy: Vasoconstrictive hydrolytic cold dissection method. Afr J Paediatr Surg. 2013 Apr-Jun;10(2):150-3. doi: 10.4103/0189-6725.115042.

15. Francis A, Obasikene G, Ezeanolue BC, Okoroafor IJ. Acute Otitis Externa as seen at The University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu. Online J Otolaryngol. 2013; 3(2): 25-30.

16. Ibiam Fa , Nduagu S, Mbata G, Obasikene G. Acquired Bronchoesophageal Fistula In An Aids Patient With Pulmonary Tuberculosis Pioneer Medical Journal; 2013;3(6):18-21.

17. Obasikene G, Ramalingam R, Vadivu AS, Ramalingam KK (2013) Newer Methods of Tonsillectomy as Compared to Conventional Dissection Method. J Pain Relief 3: 126. doi:10.4172/2167-0846.1000126

18. Ibiam FA, Obasikene G, Ezeanolue BC, Okoroafor IJ, Esezobor EE Response Pattern of Acute Otitis Externa to Tripple Regimen of Steroid, Antibacterial and Antifungal Agents. Annals of Medical Research ; 2013;4: 103 -107.

19. Ibiam FA, Obasikene G, Ugwu K, Esezobor EE. Submandibular megalith with floor of mouth erosion: a case report. Annals of Medical Research ; 2013;4: 108 -110.

20. Adobamen PO, Obasikene G. Excision of the Trachea Without Transient Tracheal Extubation in Total Laryngectomy: A Safer Technique Arch Clin Exp Surg. 2013; 2(3): 149-153.

21. Olukotun AP, Obasikene G, Adobamen PR, Alikah SO, Oyewusi MA. Suspected progeria in Nigeria: A case report. West Afr J Med. 2013 Jul-Sep; 32(3):224-227.

22. Esezobor EE, Obasikene G, Amuwha GO, Ukponmwan EMA, Airewele E (2013) Pattern of Facial Laceration in Suburban Plastic Surgery Practice. J Trauma Treat 3: 180. doi:10.4172/2167-1222.1000180

23. Obasikene G, Adobamen P, Okundia P, Ogusi FO. Prevalence of ototoxicity in University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin city: a 5-year review. Niger J Clin Pract. 2012 Oct-Dec;15(4):453-7. doi: 10.4103/1119-3077.104527.

24. Kpolugbo J, Uhumwangho O, Obasikene G, Alili U: Blood transfusion, antibiotics use, and surgery outcome in thyroid surgery: experience from a suburban center in Nigeria. Niger J Clin Pract; 2012 Oct-Dec;15(4):458-61.
25. Dr Okundia PO, Dr Obasikene G, Prof Ogisi FO. Tooth an Unusual foreign body in the nose Journal ARD UNTH vol. 2 No. 1 (Jan – June 2009)

26. Kpolugbo J, Alili U, Obasikene G, Alufohai E. Rationale Antibiotic Usage in Appendectomy. Sahel Medical Journal; 2010 July-Sept;13(3):153-55

27. Ibekwe TS, Fasunla JA, Ibekwe PU, Obasikene GC, Onakoya PA, Nwaorgu OG. Migraine and Meniere's disease: two different phenomena with frequently observed concomitant occurrences. J Nat Med Assoc 2008;100:334–8

28. Ezeanolue BC, Obasikene G Pattern of Otorhinolaryngology Disorders seen in Geriatric patients at a private Otorhinolaryngologic clinic in Enugu Nigerian Journal of Otorhinolaryngology Vol.2(1) 2005: 13-16
Previous Employment
2019 Senior Lecturer (Otorhinolaryngologist), Department of Surgery Nnamdi Azikiwe University Awka
2014-Date Senior Lecturer (Otorhinolaryngologist), Department of Surgery Ambrose Ali University Ekpoma
2011 Upgraded to Lecturer I (Otorhinolaryngologist), Department of Surgery, Ambrose Ali University Ekpoma
2007 Lecturer II (Otorhinolaryngologist), Department of Surgery Ambrose Ali University Ekpoma