Biography

Qualifications: Specialist Physician in General Medicine
Languages: English

Dr David Ukiwe is a General and Acute Care Physician with over 10 years’ experience in Australia and internationally.

 

Dr Ukiwe currently holds a part-time appointment as a consultant physician at the Toowoomba Base hospital, prior to this he worked at Alice Springs, Hervey Bay and Gladstone hospitals. Dr Ukiwe obtained his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree from Nigeria, and completed his specialist training at various hospitals in Auckland, New Zealand, and the Northern Territory before being admitted to the Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP) with specialisation in Acute and General Medicine.

 

Whilst Dr Ukiwe is new to the region, relocating here in early 2021, he has chosen to settle here with his young family to enjoy the beautiful landscapes and great lifestyle that Toowoomba has to offer.

 

Dr Ukiwe is committed to providing compassionate and holistic care to the patients of the Toowoomba region, and is looking forward to working closely with local physicians, general practitioners and colleagues alike. His passion to deliver invaluable patient centred care services for the management of diabetes, perioperative medicine and undifferentiated chronic disease is evident through his enthusiasm to develop his full-time private practice and continued professional development.

Practice Locations

Dr David Ukiwe’s private consulting rooms are located at Infinity Specialists, Level 2 of St. Vincent’s Private Hospital. 

Dr Ukiwe also provides private acute and general inpatient care at St. Vincent’s Private Hospital.

Areas of Interest

Dr Ukiwe has a special interest in the diagnosis and management of:

  • Diabetes
  • Perioperative Medicine
  • Chronic diseases.