Performing procedures such including cataracts, glaucoma surgery, squints, plastic eye surgery corneal surgery and retinal detachment surgery.
He is recognised by the Ophthalmological societies across the world and is President of the Nigerian Ophthalmological Society. He was trained at the University of Ife (BSc health sciences, MbChb), the ABU hospital , Queens Royal hospital Belfast UK, Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai, India. He is a fellow of the West African College of Surgeons and the Nigerian Post graduate Medical College (FWACS, FMCophth).
He is at present undergoing further training in Epidemiology at the University of London (MSc Epid). He has research interests in Onchocerciasis, Trachoma and sickle cell eye disease, and in tropical ophthalmology in general. He is widely published in these areas.
Professor Olufemi Babalola is the current president of Nigeria Guild of Medical Directors