Hospitals ought to provide treatments with specialized medical staff. Sadly, many hospitals in Nigeria cannot meet this basic standard. Nigeria has a long way to go in providing quality medical care for people. But despite the difficulty that comes with making any corporation thrive in Nigeria, some hospitals are still striving to provide great health services for their patients, be it urgent medical problems or regular check-ups.
In no particular order, these are the top hospitals in Lagos. They improve health by providing tips on prevention of diseases. They also have equipment for diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of illnesses, and well-trained health workers to meet the daily needs of patients.
St. Nicholas Hospital was first registered as a private hospital in 1952, admitting only obstetrical, gynaecological and paediatric cases. Currently, they provide primary, secondary and tertiary health services.
St. Nicholas Hospital has been consistent and dependable over the years. One can be assured of excellence and high level of responsiveness from the hospital staff. With specialised medical equipment and efficient health professionals, they provide great care for their patients, while also offering a wide range of services in the following:
- General medicine
- Ante-natal care
- Diagnostic services
- Wellness Checks
2 Faramobi Ajike Crescent (Former Bush Street) Anthony Village, Maryland
57 Campbell Street, Victoria Island
Reddington Hospital is a highly comprehensive hospital which started out providing cardiac services. That is what they are renown for, however, they also render services in general medicine, radiology, trauma care, nephrology, dialysis, fertility services, among others.
12 Idowu Martins Street, Lagos Island, Lagos
Eko Hospital is a private hospital operating from three locations in Lagos. The main one is at Ikeja, with 132 well-equipped beds for patients. The branch at Surulere has about 40 beds, while they operate ambulatory services in Ikoyi. Established in 1982, Eko Hospital provides a wide range of health services, including secondary services for its local population, regional as well as national health services. These are some of the units and services rendered:
- Audiometry unit, for conducting hearing tests to enhance the identification of the threshold level
- Dialysis Unit, for the diagnosis and treatment of Kidney
- Medical Laboratory, for the diagnosis of various infections and diseases.
- A blood bank for the storage and preservation of donated blood for emergency purpose
- Physiotherapy Unit to provides a comprehensive service to hospital inpatients,
- Radiotherapy Equipment.
- Pathology Laboratory
- Psychiatric Testing
- CT Scan Computerised Coaxial
- Prostate Screening
- Intensive Care Unit
- Radiotherapy Equipment.
Mobolaji Bank Anthony way, Ikeja
3A Akerele Road, Surulere, Lagos
First Consultant Hospital
First Consultant Hospital is a reputable private hospital with specialization in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. However, they also offer services in general medicine. The hospital came to worldwide attention in 2014 as the hospital where the Ebola virus disease patient Patrick Sawyer was taken after becoming ill on arrival in Lagos.
St. Gregory’s College Road, Obalende Lagos
St. Ives is a multi-specilaist hospital which opened in 1996. They offer health services for individuals, families and corporations, ranging from general medicine to paedatrics, and gynaecology. Their fertility unit is ranked as one of the best in Lagos state with speciality in the treatment of IVF failure. They are abreast of modern developments in medicine and have a team of qualified health professionals. Regular health checks can also be done, and they provide a detailed medical report. They also have arrangement for in-house treatments and consultancy.
12 Salvation Road, Opebi, Ikeja
6 Maitama Sule Street, Ikoyi
2 Osho/Irewole Street, Opebi Ikeja (Medicare service)
Lagoon Hospital has a focused and dedicated team of Specialists with a wealth of experience in their individual fields of expertise. They have comfortable 52 in-patient beds at their main branch. Their diligence and dedication in pursuing their mission to help restore the well-being of their patients makes them one of the best hospitals in Lagos.
Lagoon Hospital provides services in the following speciality:
- Burns and Plastic Surgery
- General Medicine
- Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation
- Thoracic Surgery
Lagoon Hospital has three branches located in different part of Lagos.
8 Marine Road, Apapa Lagos, Lagos State
Off Obafemi Awolowo Way, Ikeja
11A Idejo Street, Victoria Island