About Us

About TESTIMONY MEDICAL CONSULTANTS

TESTIMONY MEDICAL CONSULTANTS started as a consulting clinic in 1994 at a temporary location 58 Atakpa street, off yellow-Duke street, Calabar. It was known as Testimony Medical Resources. 
TESTIMONY MEDICAL CONSULTANTS developed into a full medical centre two years laterand moved fully into the present permanent site location in 2004.

INCORPORATION

TESTIMONY MEDICAL CONSULTANTS is registered and certified as a private co-operative in Nigeria under Co-operate Affairs Commission. The clinic is also registered with Ministry of Health Cross River State. Medical staff have current practicing license with appropriate medical and allied medical bodies including Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria and are members of Nigeria Medical Association.

OUR LOCATION

The Clinic currently is located in a definitive site at Sen. B. Ewa Henshaw Drive, Plot 392/394, Etta-Agbor layout, off Unical Hotel Road, Calabar. It is very close to the University of Calabar and about five minutes drive from Margaret Ekpo International Airport, Calabar, Nigeria.


TESTIMONY MEDICAL CONSULTANTS has evolved into many service arms:
GENERAL MEDICAL PRACTICE
SPECIAL SURGICAL CENTRE
DIAGNOSTICS/LABORATORY
ENDOSCOPY AND ENDOSCOPIC SURGERIES
CARDIOVASCULAR LABORATORY/DIAGNOSTIC TREATMENT (having all the Imaging and Cardiovascular diagnostics 
installed and operational at the New Location.)
FAMILY PLANNING/MATERNAL & CHILD HEALTH
CANCER SCREENING AND MANAGEMENT SUPPORT CENTRE
HIV SCREENING, COUNSELLING AND CARE CENTRE

Has over the years developed collaboration with
NHIS
Many HMOs for Health Insurance
Many retainership with private organisations
Many NGO's including: Global Surgeries Carestream Foundation
Multi-specialist consultants




EXCEPTIONAL SERVICES

OUR SERVICES INCLUDES:

ECG

For chest pain, pre-majorsurgery, palpitations, dizziness, Hypertension, Hypertensive heart Disease, congestive heart failure, Digoxin overdose, Baseline investigation, Hypo/hyper thyroidism, Pre surgery, Arrhythmias, Palpitations, Cardiomegaly, Electrolyte imbalance, Elderly patient. Regular checkup.

ENDOSCOPY/ MINIMAL ACCESS SURGERY


UPPER GIT ENDOSCOPY
Including oesophagoscopy, gastroscopy, duodenoscopy for epigastric pain, haematemesis (vomiting blood), early satiety, peptic ulcer, dysphagia reflux, gastritis and easy fullness.
LOWER GIT ENDOSCOPY
Proctosigmoidoscopy, Total colonoscopy for positive occult blood test, unexplained anaemia, fistula-in-ano, blood stool, colitis, dark tarry stools. Cancer screening, OBT follow up, bleeding per rectum, Tennesmus, Haemorrhoids, colonic tumor, prolonged diarrhea, recurrent peri-anal boils.
BRONCHOSCOPY
To remove aspirated foriegn body, biopsy, haemoptysis, dyspnea, chronic cough, central lung tumor. Brain collections in the lung or airway.
THORACOSCOPY
For pleural/lung biopsies of pleural and lung pathology, pleurodesis. Debridement of early empyema thoracic management of pleural diseases, lung resection etc.
VIDEO ASSISTED THORACOSCOPIC SURGERY
Persistent or recurrent pleural effusion: diagnosis, biopsy. Lung malignancies. Removal of diseased lung segment.
LAPAROSCOPY/LAPARASCOPIC SURGERY
Diagnostic and therapeutic. Liver biopsy, pelvic surgeries: Ovarian cystectomy, drilling in Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Appendicitis, hernias (internal). Cholecystitis, ectopic pregnancy, infertity, endometritis etc.
MEDIASTENOSCOPY
Biopsy of masses, lymph nodes and staging of tumours, thymomas etc.

GENERAL ULTRA SOUND SCANS

All abdominal, pelvic and thoracic conditions. Liver, gall bladder, kidneys, pancreas, ascites, peritonitis vertigo, follow-up of known carotid stenosis. For follicular assessment tracking, evaluation of pelvic infectious masses, detailed ovarian assessment, cervical dilation, fibroids, uterine cavity, general pelvic assessment and fertility assessment.

PREGNANCY SCANS

For dating, sex determination, assessment of growth rate, growth retardation, foetal wellbeing, congenital abnormalities, assessment for delivery mode, fetal Echocardiography etc.

GENERAL HEALTH SCREENING

Routine annual health screening general health screening risk factor screening cancer screening disease prevention health counselling and preservation

LABORATORY SERVICES

Full haematology, biochemistry, microbiology/parasitology, Hormones, Viral, cancer, fetility and disease screening.

ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY

Echocardiography is mainly for hypertension, heart failure, congenital heart disease, cardiomyopathies, cardiomegaly, murmurs, and Routine Health assessment

STRESS ECG

For suspected ischaemic Heart disease (Heart Attack), Chest pain, Coronary artery disease, measures oxygen saturation and blood pressure during exercise. Before commencement of exercise, novelty match or strenuous sports, routine cardio-vascular fitness, follow-up of heart diseases etc.

SPIROMETRY

Full automated Lung Function Test for: unexplained cough, haemophysis, asthma, recurrent chest infection, foreign body and hilar opacities, before major chest and abdominal operation, before major exercises, routine medical check up yearly of airway health.