© 2019  Machakos Orthopaedics  

Dr Speciosa Nguku- CEO

Work Experience

  • Co Founder - Machakos Surgery

  • Co Founder  & Finance director- Machakos Doctors Plaza April 2016.

Awards & Fellowships

  • Korean Society of Anaesthesiologist- 2012 Fellows award

  • Editorial Board member : Korean Society of Anaesthesiology Journal

  • CANESCA - Anaesthesia Fellowship

  • Acumen 2015 East Africa Fellow

  • TBN East Africa Health Cohort- Fellow

  • Nominated as one of 38 Women social entepreneours who made a difference in 2015.

  • Nominated as one of the top 10 Young Africans Change Makers  in Youthhub 2019

She lives in Machakos with her husband and  2 children. 

Dr. Levis Nguku- Finance Director

Work Experience

  • Program Director- AIC CURE/Kijabe Hospital COSECSA Orthopaedics Program

  • Lecturer -Orthopaedics at Kenya Medical Training College- Machakos Campus 

  • Co Founder - Machakos Surgery

  • Co Founder  & Finance director- Machakos Doctors Plaza from October 2016

  • Founder of the Kenya Joint Registry

Awards & Fellowships

  • COSECSA -Gerald O'Sullivan Award 2010

  • Avison- Severance Scolarship Award for

  • C0SECSA - FCS Orthopaedics 

  • TBN East Africa Health Cohort- Fellow 2019 

He lives in Machakos with his wife and  2 children. 

 

 

Dr. Johnson Murila: Advisory Board Member

Work Experience:

  • District Surgeon at Voi District Hospital.

  • Orthopaedics Surgeon previously served at  , Directorate of Locomotor disorders of Treliske & City Hospitals in Truro , Cornwall - UK as Registrar, PCEA Hospital- Kikuyu Orthopaedic Rehabilitation center, The  Arusha Lutheran Medical Center- Arusha Tanzania

  • Founder/ Director at Selian Lutheran Hospital Ngaramtoni - Selian Orthopaedic Institute (SOI) at Arusha , Tanzania. 

  • Co Founder / Director of PCEA Hospital , Kikuyu Orthopaedic Rehabilitation center.

  • Lecturer, Department of Surgery and Orthopaedics at Kenyatta University

Awards:

  • NATIONAL HOSPITAL INSURANCE FUND: Winner of Afya Excellence Award 2003-PCEA Kikuyu Orthopaedic Rehabilitation Centre For Excellence and Innovation in Health Care Services

  • NATIONAL HOSPITAL INSURANCE FUND: Second Runner Up 2003- Exemplary Servant Leadership

Boards

  • Chairman- Kenya Orthopaedics Society.

 

Dr. Murila is self-drivehardworking, honest orthopaedic surgeon. He is a man of deep integrity , is incorruptible.  He brings to the the team his Exemplary leadership skills , ability to relate to different types of people & situations.  He has a passion for bring healthcare to be affordable to the masses. He is also a Proficient logical planner and he is able to see the long-term picture.

 

He loves to travel, meet new people. He lives with his wife in Nairobi and has 3 grown adult children. 

 

 

Mr Kim Jung Eun: Advisory Board Member

 

Work Experience

  • Worked in several departments in  Severance Hospital- Yonsei University Health system ( YUHS) like Public Relations, Insurance Screening, Plannning, Property Management and eventually rose to be the Manager of the Dental Hospital Outpatient Department in YUHS. Severance Hospital was the first hospital to achieve JCI accreditation in South Korea.

  • He helped in the expansion of YUHS by helping in Planning for new hospitals - Cancer Hospital.  

  • He has been a contractor for Full PACS, Dental PACS, Cardiology PACS.

Awards

  •  Frugality Award in YUHS. 

Boards

  • Christian Medical and Dental Association

  • Korean Missionary Fellowship Health

  • Watoto Society Board 

  • KOREA AID

  • Good Foundation Society

 

He has a passion for people, loves to eleviate suffering. He also is passionate about seeing exellence in healthcare. 

 

He brings to the board his vast experience in healthcare management, healthcare economics and is currently pursing a Masters in Divinity at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary.

He lives in Nairobi with his wife and has 2 children.