Dr. Kofoworola O. Ogunyankin MD Best Cardiologist in Lagos, Find Reviews and Cost, Book an Appointment

Dr. Kofoworola O. Ogunyankin is a best cardiologist and specialist Echocardiography. Presently he is providing treatment for cardiovascular disease at First Cardiology Consultants in Lagos. He also operates as Chief Medical Director and director of Sleep Medicine program, Principal Investigator at Principal Investigator; World Alliance of Societies of Echocardiography (WASE) study (AFRICA) Africa Representative, American Society of Echocardiography International Relations Committee Editorial Board member CASE journal Reviewer for multiple cardiovascular Medicine Journals.

He graduated from the College of Medicine University of Lagos. Trained in Medical specialties in the UK and became a member of the Royal College of Physicians of the UK in 1991. He was a Resident in Internal medicine at the State University of New York Stony Brook Island. Then Dr Dr. Kofoworola got cardiovascular disease fellowship training from the University of California Log Angeles, he is board-certified in both CVD and internal medicine.

Previously, he worked as an advanced cardiac imaging fellow at Tuft’s University New England Medical Center Boston and became a diplomate of the National Board of Echocardiography in 1999. He joined a faculty career as an assistant professor at Columbia University, New York, between 1998 – 2002, where he worked as the Director of Echocardiography at Bassett Healthcare Cooperstown, New York. Then he joined the Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, faculty as a Clinician Scholar in 2002.

Dr Kofoworola is also a director and co-founder of the Healthy Heart Foundation, introduced to offer sponsorship for surgical and medical therapies for less privileged Nigerians. He provides educational facilities for the healthcare workforce and conducts original research relevant to the Nigerian community.


Course Institution
Graduation College of Medicine University of Lagos
Medical Specialties Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom in 1991
Cardiovascular disease Fellowship training University of California Los Angeles
Advanced Cardiac Imaging fellow Tuft’s University New England Medical Center Boston
Diplomate National Board of Echocardiography in 1999
Resident in Internal medicine State University of New York Stony Brook Island
CVD fellowship training The University of California Log Angeles


  • Assistant Professor Columbia University New York between 1998 and 2002
  • Clinician Scholar Queen’s University, Kingston Ontario Canada in 2002.
  • Clinician Scientist in Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute Chicago IL in 2002



  • Guidelines and Standards Committee of the American Society of Echocardiography
  • Royal College of Physicians of the UK


Board Certification

  • Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular diseases.

Dr. Kofoworola O. Ogunyankin Reviews 2024

  • Dr. Kofoworola is the best cardiologist in Lagos.
  • He has 26 years of experience in providing the best treatment for Hypertension, cardiology, surgical therapies, medical treatments, and Echocardiography.
  • He is a board-certified doctor in Lagos and is a member of a reputed association.
  • He is a reviewer of several cardiovascular medicine journals.
  • He provides health programs for sleep medicine, addresses various healthcare standards, and takes initiatives like the Echocardiography laboratory at First Cardiology Consultants in Lagos.
  • Dr. Ogunyankin’s co-founded the Healthy Heart Foundation for educational and community benefit in Lagos.

Dr. Kofoworola O. Ogunyankin Cost 2024

Pulmonary Hypertension

Pulmonary Hypertension is common in Nigerian patients dealing with sickle cell anemia. Sickle cell disease is a hereditary disease called hemoglobinopathy characterized by recurrent organ hypoxia reperfusion cycles, which may cause organ damage, including heart and lungs. SCD pulmonary Hypertension has more complications, like acute chest syndrome. Hypertension symptoms include severe headaches, dizziness, chest pain, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, anxiety, and difficulty breathing. Blood pressure by age has different ranges. Like 18-39 have 119/70 mm, normal blood pressure for women should be 110/68 mm Hg, and 40 – 56 males have 124/77 mm Hg. Dr Kofoworola provides hypertension treatments in Lagos. The average estimated cost is ₦3,374.00 per patient.

Presently a community called WALK4PH in Nigeria creating awareness about pulmonary hypertension to help people to have the right diagnosis.


Echocardiography In Lagos

Echocardiography is a cardiac ultrasound that examines the heart. It is a medical imaging performed with standard ultrasound or Doppler ultrasound. This imaging test provides information like blood clots in heart chambers, heart size, dilation, thickening, fluid sac around the heart, pressure in the heart, heart valve function, and relaxing function of the heart. Dr. Kofoworola is a specialist in Echocardiography and has held multiple leadership positions in the American Society of Echocardiography. Echocardiography Cost in Lagos, Nigeria, is N5,000.

Book Appointment with Dr. Kofoworola O. Ogunyankin

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Address: 20A, Thompson Avenue, Ikoyi, Lagos,

Phone No: (+234) 808 211 4266 or Call: (+234) 818 376 2438 M

Email: info@firstcardiology.org

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What services Dr. Kofoworola Ogunyankin offer?

Dr. Kofoworola Ogunyankin is a cardiologist and offers diagnosis and treatment for heart problems.

What are special services Dr Kofoworola provide in Lagos?

He offer internal medicine, cardiovascular diseases, advanced cardiac imagain, hypertention, diastology, and Echocardiography.

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