Dr. A. J. Ukpono

Ukpono Akpan Juddy,    OD

Assistant Lecturer

Department of Optometry
Federal University of Technology Owerri

Email: ukpono.juddy@futo.edu.ng



Dr. Ukpono Akpan Juddy is a native of Ikot Nte in Etinan LGA, Akwa Ibom state. Had is primary education at Command Children School, Calabar, high school education at Air Force Comprehensive School, Uyo. He proceeded to FUTO and obtained a Doctor of Optometry (OD) degree, finishing as he overall best graduating student. He is a member of Nigerian Optometric Association. Ukpono is ardent about research work and academic excellence, and loves to listen to gospel music and plays badminton.

Academic/professional experience:

OD (2014): Optometry, Federal University of Technology Owerri

Teaching/professional experience:

Zerah International Eye Hospital and Laser Centre              - 2015-2016

Nigerian Army School of Military Engineering                       - 2016-2017

Research Interest

Orthoptics and Ocular Health


Juddy A. U., Esenwah E. C., Ikoro N. C., Azuamah Y. C., George G. O., Okorie M. E., Daniel-Nwosu E. M., and Nwakamma G.(2014) Effect of Caffeinated Coffee on Tear Production. International Journal of Research1, 1264-1268.

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