Education

Medical School
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania (2012)
Residency
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2016), Anesthesiology
Fellowship
UT Southwestern Medical Center (2017), Obstetric Anesthesiology

Research Interest

  • Cardiovascular Disease in Pregnancy
  • Financial Literacy for Health Professionals
  • Obstetric Hemorrhage

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Point-of-Care Viscoelastic Tests in the Management of Obstetric Hemorrhage.
Nelson DB, Ogunkua O, Cunningham FG, Obstet Gynecol 2022 03 139 3 463-472
Delayed Cranial Nerve Palsies and Chiari Type I Malformation After Epidural Anesthesia in the Setting of Childbirth.
Caruso JP, Aoun SG, Kabangu JK, Ogunkua O, Bagley CA, Cureus 2021 Jan 13 1 e12871
Enhanced Recovery after Cesarean Section
Ogunkua O, Duryea EL Contemporary OB/GYN 2021 66 5 16-19

Honors & Awards

  • Parkland Health Physician of the Year (Runner Up)
    (2021)
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center, Anesthesiology, Chairman's Recognition Award
    (2021)
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center, Anesthesiology, The Dennis F. Landers M.D., Ph.D. Teaching Award
    (2020)
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center, Anesthesiology, Chairman's Recognition Award
    (2016)
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center, Anesthesiology, Circles of Life Award
    Circles of Life exemplify compassion, integrity, respect, collaboration, leadership, excellence and stewardship (2015)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association (2022)
  • American Association of Physician Leadership (2021)
  • Society for Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (2015)
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (2012)
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (2012)