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Ekounou Baptist HC


The Health Center was created on February 22, 2007 as Ekounou Baptist Health Center following an authorization of Cameroon’s Ministry of Public Health. Today, it is called Ekoumdoum Baptist Health Center following its transfer to its permanent site on March 18, 2018. The Center has 281 staff including 9 medical doctors, 5 screeners, and 1 nurse practitioner as of April 17, 2023.  It has 2 Obstetrician/Gynaecologists, an Internist , an Ophthalmologist, a Dentist and General Practitioners.  Besides, there are part time specialists like the Cardiologist and Pediatric surgeon. This Health Centre, which provides general and specialist services, receives and sees an average of 6000 clients a month coming from almost all parts of the Center Region and beyond. The health facility is found about 500 metres from Carrefour de l’Amitié (former Carrefour de la mort), adjacent College Petou and directly opposite Pinnacle of Success Bilingual Academy, Awae Road.

Ekounou (Ekoumdoum) Baptist Health Center is in the process of transformation into a referral hospital in the Center Region. The Center now conducts surgeries ranging from Caesarean Sections, Myomectomies etc.

Our Services

General Services:

  • General Consultation
  • Laboratory investigations
  • Dental services
  • Wound Care & Minor Surgeries
  • HIV/AIDS and TB care
  • Chaplaincy and Psycho-social services
  • Eye services
  • Ultrasound and X-ray
  • Pharmacy
  • Antenatal Clinic, Deliveries, Mother and Child Care (inpatient care)
  • Cervical Cancer screening, Family planning and HPV vaccination
  • Mental health
  • Social services
  • Know Your Numbers (KYN)
  • Palliative Care
  • Physiotherapy (PT)
  • Nutrition Improvement Program
  • X-ray /Ultrasound services
  • Canteen services       
  • Other support services

Specialist Services

  • A dentist
  • An internist
  • An Ophthalmologist
  • Obstetrician/Gynaecologists
  • Pediatric surgeon

Contact Information

Ekoumdoum Baptist Health Centre
P.O. Box 2039 Grand Messa, 

Yaounde, Centre RegionCameroon – Africa 

Tel: (Mobile) (+237) 677 25 57 57

                            (+237) 675528381

 (Fixed): (+237) 222 30 62 27