Dr. Wahome Karanja is a regionally renown ENT specialist froholds a Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery (M.B. Ch.B.) and a Master’s Degree M.Med, in ENT, Head and Neck Surgery
His clinical interests include Head and Neck Cancer Treatment, Ear Surgery, Sinus and Skull Base Surgery, Neurotology, as well as pediatric ENT. With international training from the premiere RWTH Aachen University in Germany he gained the technical knowhow to provide world-class ENT specialized services.
Dr. Benson is a passionate learner with a flair for research, academics and teaching. To his credit are numerous publications in national and international peer-reviewed journals as well as key presentations in international conferences in India, Canada, Germany, New Zealand and Vienna Austria among others. He is currently involved and working on a proposal for a landmark study on Hearing Loss in CMV and HIV-infected children with a team headed by a leading Epidemiologist Prof. Jennifer Slyker form the University of Washington.
Since the year 2013, Dr. Benson is the Director and the Founder of Prodigy ENT & Hearing Clinic, a premier world class ENT Group Practice in Kenya keen on growing into a robust Daycare Surgery Centre.
With a strong belief and objective of using his skills and experience to lend a significant contribution to rhinology and skull base surgery, Dr. Benson is passionate about bettering the lives of people in Kenya and beyond through mentorship, research and training. Professionally, he is affiliated as a member to various local and international professional bodies such as; Kenya Ear Nose and Throat Society- KENTS (as an Executive Member); Kenya Medical Association (KMA); Medical Practitioners and Dentist’s Board (registered as a Medical Practitioner and Specialist ENT Head and Neck Surgeon); European Rhino Logical Society, and Institute for the Management of Information Systems.