Meet the team

of friendly professionals from our Skin Clinic in the vibrant “Garden City” of Port Harcourt, Rivers State Nigeria


Chief Medical Director

Highly skilled, deeply passionate Chief Medical Director with 20 years post qualification experience. He is a respected General Practitioner and Aesthetic Doctor who has an insatiable appetite for the latest innovations in Aesthetic Medicine.  Dr Awudu is fully registered with both the Nigerian Medical & Dental Council as well as with the United Kingdom General Medical Council.  His drive to bring cutting-edge Aesthetic practices and treatments to Nigeria led to the establishment of Laserderm Clinics Limited in 2011.  In 2017, he opened the first clinic under Sholema Aesthetic & Laser Limited.The unique quality of Dr Awudu’s approach to Aesthetic medicine is his ability to customise the treatment plan for each patient.  He uses the most effective combination of products and procedures to ensure consistently remarkable results.  Dr Awudu works closely with manufactures of products and devices in the development of treatment protocols for dark skinned patients. His quest for knowledge ensures his patients at Sholema will always have access to the very latest evidence-based trends in Aesthetic Medicine.


Clinic Director

Ms. JULIA OGEDE is our professional, warm and approachable Clinic Director.  She holds an MBA from Greenwich, UK and has several years’ experience working within the National Health Service in the United Kingdom.  In 2005, she began training as a Midwife and combined her business and clinical skills with the opening of Sculpta Medispa in 2013.  Since then she has continued to gain knowledge and experience in the area of Aesthetic Medicine, Weight Management and Lifestyle Management. Ms. Ogede is a stickler for the finer details and is somewhat of a perfectionist.  She brings this unique quality into ensuring the clinic is run to the highest standard. Patient satisfaction and ensuring the very best patient experience is her main priority.



Medical Officer

Dr. Margaret Ben-Obi is our vibrant Medical Officer with a passion for Beauty and Aesthetic Medicine. She is fully registered with the Nigerian Medical and Dental Council and recently completed a Masters degree in Public Health.
Dr Margaret works closely with Dr Awudu to ensure our patients have access to the best medical care and the latest innovations in Aesthetic Medicine. Her favourite quote is “Be healthy, Feel healthy and Look good”.


Registered Nurse

Ifechukwu is a warm and friendly registered nurse.  After acquiring her Bachelor of Nursing Science degree and working in a clinical setting, she is extending her clinical knowledge and  skills into Aesthetic Medicine. She believes all her patients deserve to feel and look their absolute best.


Clinic Administrator

Priscillia is a result oriented graduate of Guidance and counseling from the University of Port Harcourt. Her educational background in Psychology has equipped her with excellent communication and listening skills, multi cultural competencies and effective problem solving skills.