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KELINA HOSPITAL, in association with RAPID LABORATORY (RADIOLOGICAL & CLINICAL DIAGNOSTICS LTD) and ADVANCED MINIMAL ACCESS SURGICAL HOSPITAL LTD Happy to announce that we have opened to patients at No 7, Ologun Agbaje Street, Off Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. Kelina builds on its tradition as a very thorough and careful surgical hospital, as [...]

Testicular Torsion

Testicular torsion occurs when the spermatic cord twists, cutting off blood supply to the testis. SYMPTOMS:Pain and swelling of the scrotal sac are usually the main symptoms of testicular torsion. Most people, in general, do not understand the difference between testicular torsion and infection, and when they have pain, they assume it is due to […]


Kelina Hospital opens at No 7, Ologun Agbaje Street, Off Adeola Odeku Street, Victoria Island Lagos, on Monday April 11, 2022. For one week, we are doing free CT scan for all patients who need it, as part of our CSR between Monday, April 11 and Friday, April 15, 2022. To participate, call or text […]


Functional Endoscopic Sinus Surgery (FESS) is a minimally invasive technique used in the removal of tissue obstructing the nasal passage and the facilitation of drainage while conserving the normal non-obstructing anatomy and mucous membrane. During the procedure, a rigid fiberoptic nasal telescope provides vision into the nasal passage, allowing the surgery to be focused precisely […]


Toothache occurs when the nerve in the root of a tooth or surrounding a tooth is irritated. The most common causes of dental pain are dental (tooth) infection, decay, loss of a tooth, or injury. Pain may also occur after an extraction (tooth is pulled out). Toothache and jaw pain are common complaints. There may […]


SURGICAL AID FOUNDATION IN COLLABORATION WITH KELINA MEDICAL LIMITED IS ORGANISING ITS ANNUAL SURGICAL OUTREACH PROGRAMME FOR 2021   THEME: EXPANDING ACCESS TO MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY   Kelina Hospital in collaboration with Surgical Aid Foundation has been supporting financially challenged citizens in need of minimal access surgery here in Nigeria each year since 2011.   […]

Initial Experience With Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate in a Urology Specialist Hospital in Nigeria

ORIGINAL RESEARCH June 2021 Published in African Journal of Urology DOI: 10.1186/s12301-021-00184-4 Authors: Celsus Ukelina Undie Nnanna Ibanga Ewomazino Raymond Kalenebari Torporo Abstract Background: Holmium laser enucleation of the prostate (HoLEP) is a more recent procedure for the management of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia compared to open prostatectomy or Transurethral Resection of the Prostate. HoLEP is not [...]
Kelina Hospital Team After HoLEP

Kelina Hospital Team, just after HoLEP in April, 2021

Kelina was the first hospital in West Africa to start doing Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate (HoLEP)in 2018. We have done over 100 HoLEP procedures since then, all safely and successfully. When senior citizens, top government officials, and others who could afford to travel anywhere else on the globe choose to come to us [...]

Staghorn Culculi: What You Should Know.

Staghorn calculi (kidney stones) get their shape by forming a mold of the cup-like cavities (calyces) in the kidney. They are named staghorn because when these calculi (kidney stones) form, they look like stag (male deer) horns. At Kelina Hospital, we removed a large (4.55cm) staghorn calculus from a patient’s kidneys. Staghorn calculi are commonly […]