Mr Eniola Folaranmi


BSc (Hons), MBBS, FRCS Paed Surg

GMC number: 6129841

Practising since: 2005


Paediatric Surgery

Sub-specialties: Paediatric Upper GI Surgery, Paediatric Thoracic Surgery

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  • Weekly clinics at the Cardiff Bay Hospital
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Mr Folaranmi is a Consultant Paediatric and Neonatal Surgeon at the University Hospital of Wales (UHW), Cardiff.

He is also an Honorary Lecturer at Cardiff University.

He specialises in general surgery of childhood, upper gastrointestinal conditions and minimally invasive surgery.

He qualified from Imperial College London Medical School in 2005 and undertook specialist paediatric surgical training in the Northwest of England. He completed an additional 18-month fellowship in Upper GI and laparoscopic surgery.

He is the lead for Paediatric Major Trauma at UHW and the Training Programme Director for Paediatric Surgery in South Wales

Mr Folaranmi is only able to see children at Nuffield Health from 3 years +

Special interests

  • General surgery for childhood Foreskin problems
  • Circumcision
  • Inguinal hernia
  • Inguinal herniotomy
  • Hydrocele
  • Umbilical hernia
  • Epigastric hernia
  • Undescended testis
  • Lumps and bumps
  • Upper gastrointestinal conditions
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease
  • Fundoplication
  • Gallstones
  • Cholecystectomy
  • Feeding difficulties
  • Request for a gastrostomy

Personal interests

Football, Boxing, Running.

Languages spoken


Treatments and tests offered by Mr Eniola Folaranmi at Nuffield Health

  • Paediatric medicine

Locations Mr Eniola Folaranmi works with

Related experience


Mr Folaranmi has 23 publications in peer review journals, two book chapters and multiple oral presentations at international paediatric surgery conferences.


  • Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England (FRCS)
  • British Association of Paediatric Surgeons (BAPS)
  • British Association of Paediatric Endoscopic Surgeons (BAPES)

Other posts held

  • Cardiff and Vale University Health Board Consultant Paediatric and Neonatal Surgeon

Insurers Mr Eniola Folaranmi works with

Mr Eniola Folaranmi works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA Health
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna


Mr Eniola Folaranmi does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Mr Eniola Folaranmi does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Mr Eniola Folaranmi does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.