About Us

Kumi Orthopaedic Center is a private specialized hospital for bone and joint ailments. It was founded in 2011 by Dr. John Ekure in honour of his late mother, Elizabeth Opola. She was a midwife working in Kumi district by the time she was killed, during the period of insurgency in Teso region.


Kumi Orthopaedic Center is dedicated to provide the highest patient care, prevent and treat disabilities; with passion and commitment to assure efficient healthcare services in a pleasant environment.


To be an independent premier provider of orthopaedic services in our region whose focus is high quality outcomes, education and research.

Core values

  • Professionalism
  • Quality
  • Creativity
  • Affordability
  • Timeliness
  • Efficiency
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Compassion
  • Commitment
  • Perseverance
  • Equity