Dr. Abimbola Adike was born and raised in Lagos, Nigeria where at an early age, she discovered a passion for medicine. She graduated summa cum laude from Baylor University, with a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and medical humanities. She earned her medical degree from the University of Connecticut. After medical school, Dr. Adike completed internal medicine residency at the Houston Methodist Hospital in the Texas Medical Center. She completed her gastroenterology and transplant hepatology fellowship training at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Dr. Adike has special interests in liver diseases, and in inflammatory bowel diseases. She is a member of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American College of Gastroenterology. Dr. Adike has authored many peer-reviewed articles and publications, and has presented her research in several national and international conferences.
Dr. Adike believes that in the busy world of medical practice, listening to her patients is an essential part of the healing process and this is something she strives to do everyday at the bedside. When she is not seeing patients, Dr. Adike enjoys reading books from diverse cultures, traveling and spending time with her husband and children.