Our Philosophy

Medical Director - Dr. Adamu Abdullahi Atterwahmie MBBS, CART, FWACS, PGDSRH

The Federal Medical Centre Birnin Kudu was established as a General Hospital in 1961 by the Late Premier of the defunct Northern Nigeria, Sir Ahmadu Bello Sardaunan Sokoto.

The Hospital was later converted to a tertiary institution as a Federal Medical Centre in the year 2000.

Top Management

Dr. Halima Umar Ibrahim

Acting Head of Clinical Services

Aminu Ahmed Muazu

Director of Administration

Shafi’i Aminu Nuhu

Head of Planning

Rabiu Usman

Head of Account

Isa Mini Ibrahim

Head of Internal Audit

Engr. Ibrahim Nyas Ahmad

Head of Works

Pharm. Abdurrashid Muhammad

Head of Pharmacy

Hajiya Lami Aliyu Sulaiman

Head of Nursing

Heads of Departments

  • Saude Adamu Usman

    Saude Adamu Usman


    Born in Kano had my Primary Education in Kano State, Secondary School in Jigawa...

  • Dr. Halima Umar Ibrahim

    Dr. Halima Umar Ibrahim


    Dr Halima Umar Ibrahim MBBS, MHPM, FWACP Consultant Paediatrician. Member Paediatrics association of Nigeria...

  • Bashir Adamu

    Bashir Adamu

    Information Technology Unit

      Bashir Adamu obtained Bsc (Hons) Computer Science, Kano University of Science and Technology...

  • Dr. Uwadia Emeke (FMCFD)

    Dr. Uwadia Emeke (FMCFD)

    Dental and Maxillofacial

    He is a fellow of the National Postgraduate College of Nigeria. He has attended...

  • Dr. Mohammed Jamiu K

    Dr. Mohammed Jamiu K

    Ear Nose and Throat (ENT)

    He is an MBBS (ABU Zaria) holder, a fellow of West African College of...

  • Aminu Ado Taura

    Aminu Ado Taura

    Environment Health

    BSc. Environmental Health, Registered and Licensed Environmental Health Officer, Certificate in infection diseases Epidemiology...

  • Dr. Riyad Mohammed

    Dr. Riyad Mohammed

    Family Medicine

    Consultant Family Physician. (MBBS, MWACP, FMCFM, MPH/Field Epidemiology) MBBS, University Of Maiduguri 1995. Member...

  • Abdullahi Muhammad

    Abdullahi Muhammad

    Health Information Management

    Abdullahi Muhammad obtained National Diploma in Health Information Management, School of Health Information, Usmanu...

  • Muhammad Also Abubakar

    Muhammad Also Abubakar

    Medical Laboratory Services

  • Dr. Abbas Sa’ad Bello

    Dr. Abbas Sa’ad Bello


    Dr Abbas Sa'ad Bello mwacp, FMCP. Consultant Physician & Nephrologist. Nodal Officer Service Compact...

  • Haj. Lami Suleman

    Haj. Lami Suleman

    Nursing Services

  • Dr. Emmanuel Ajuluchukwu Ugwa

    Dr. Emmanuel Ajuluchukwu Ugwa

    Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Dr. Emmanuel Ajuluchukwu Ugwa is the current head of Obstetrics and Gynaecology department. He...

  • Dr. Abubakar Mamuda

    Dr. Abubakar Mamuda


  • Dr. Auwalu Dahiru
  • Pharm. Abdurrashid Muhammad
  • Dr. Shehu Yunusa

    Dr. Shehu Yunusa


    MBBS University of Ilorin, Fellow West African College of Physician (Psychiatry) Member West African...

  • Dr. Atiku Hafiz

    Dr. Atiku Hafiz


    Dr. Atiku Hafiz went to Bayero University Kano for his Medical Education where he...

  • Dr. Yusuf Nura Kassin

    Dr. Yusuf Nura Kassin


    University of Ilorin, 1995 Institute of Ultrasound Scan Dehil, 2016 Previous Positions Held: Deputy...

  • Nrs Mustapha I. Wurno

    Nrs Mustapha I. Wurno

    Main Operation Theatre

    Nrs Mustapha I. Wurno was born in 2ndFebruary, 1968 in a town of Wurno...

  • Dr. Jatto Hamzah Ibrahim

    Dr. Jatto Hamzah Ibrahim

    Accident and Emergency

    Dr Jatto Hamzah Ibrahim MBBS, FMC (Ortho) Consultant Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgeon. Fellow in...

Hospital Departments

  • Accident and Emergency

    Accident and Emergency unit of the hospital caters for emergency cases, that includes Medical...
  • Anaesthesia and Intensive Care

    Intensive Care Unit (ICU), also known as critical care unit (CCU); is a special...
  • Dental and Maxillofacial

    The department of dentistry has been in existence in the hospital since its creation...
  • Ear Nose and Throat...

    The Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) Department of Federal Medical Centre Birnin Kudu is...
  • Environment Health

    The department of environmental health was established in November 2001 with aim of rendering...
  • Family Medicine

    The Federal Medical Center, Birnin Kudu (FMC BKD) similar to most tertiary institutions in...
  • Health Information Management

    Service in support of good patient care is the primary purpose for which the...
  • Main Operation Theatre

    The Operating Theatres are under the Nursing Services Department since inception of the Centre...
  • Medical Laboratory Services

    The Medical Laboratory Department started in 2001 as a single unit laboratory rendering skeletal...
  • Medicine

    Department of Medicine is one of the departments under the clinical services of Federal...
  • Nursing Services

    The department of nursing services is the largest in the Federal Medical Centre (F.M.C.)...
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    The department of obstetrics and gynaecology is one of the four main clinical departments...
  • Ophthalmology

    The Ophthalmology Department of Federal Medical Centre Birnin Kudu, Jigawa State was established in...
  • Orthopeadic

    Department of Orthopeadic is one of the clinical department under clinical services of federal...
  • Paediatrics

    The department of pediatrics is one of the core clinical departments of Federal Medical...
  • Pharmacy

    As the inception of the Hospital in the year 2000, there was only one...
  • Physiotherapy

    This department has been in existence since the establishment of the medical centre in...
  • Psychiatry

    The Department of Psychiatry started in the middle of January 2013 with the aim...
  • Public Health

    Public Health Department
  • Radiology

    The Radiology Department Federal Medical Center Birnin kudu has played a key role in...
  • Surgery

    General surgery is one of the departments under the Clinical Services in Federal Medical...

Our Services

  • Total Hip Replacement

    Total Hip Replacement

    This is a major surgical operation performed by Orthopaedic Surgeons, it replaces the damaged hip joint...
  • Pharmacy


    As the inception of the Hospital in the year 2000, there was only one pharmacy outlet...
  • Oxygen


    The Federal Medical Centre Birnin Kudu has its own oxygen plant, which was installed and commissioned...
  • Molecular Research and Diagnostic Center

    Molecular Research and Diagnostic...

    Room 1:                  Pathogen inactivation room This room contains biosafety cabinet level 2 –type A2 (picture 1)...
  • Cervical Cancer Colposcopy

    Cervical Cancer Colposcopy

    This service was introduced in the year 2020. The goal is to screen women within the...
  • Chemical Pathology

    Chemical Pathology

    Automation of Blood Chemistry Laboratory Chemical Pathology: - The acquisition of auto analyzer ERBA 100XL, which...
  • Digital X-ray

    Digital X-ray

    Since the inception of the Federal Medical Centre, Birnin Kudu in the year 2000, our Radiology...
  • Hematology


    The establishment of hematology clinic on Thursday for review of Hodgkin’s lymphoma, non- Hodgkin’s lymphoma, acute...
  • Histopathology


    Before January 2020 the unit offered skeletal services, only collecting specimen and transporting it to Ahmadu...
  • Intensive Care Unit

    Intensive Care Unit

    Intensive Care Unit (ICU), also known as critical care unit (CCU); is a special unit of...
  • Mental Health Services

    Mental Health Services

    In its efforts to improve the quality of service delivery in 2019 the Hospital Management employed...
  • Microbiology STC Services

    Microbiology STC Services

    There is presently a Special Treatment Clinic (STC) to manage sexually transmitted infections. This was made...

Latest News

Get latest up-to-date information

  • Donation to Hospital

    Donation to Hospital

    The Walin Kazaure donated branded new ambulance to Federal Medical Centre Birnin Kudu for easy conveyance...
  • World Physiotherapy Day

    World Physiotherapy Day

    The Medical Director, Head of Physiotheraphy Department and other members of the department celebrating the World...