Okello is a licensed dentist in Uganda, Kenya and the United States, and has operated his own practice in Kampala since 1996. The practice has a bias toward restorative and comprehensive dental care, including implants and cosmetics, and draws patients from throughout the East African sub-region. Okello obtained a Bachelor of Arts, Human Biology and Doctor of Dental Surgery from Brown and Northwestern Universities, USA, respectively.

He completed a hospital-based residency in California and briefly practiced in the US before returning to Uganda to open his own practice. Additionally, Okello holds a Certificate in Healthcare Management from Strathmore Business School and attained fellowships in the Academy of General Dentistry and International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Okello received a commendation from the White House Communications Agency in recognition of outstanding services rendered to members of President Clinton’s touring party.

Okello has served in board leadership roles at Softpower Education, Uganda Dental Association, Uganda Rugby Football

Principal Dentist, The Dental Studio, Kampala, Uganda (draliker@dentalstudio.co.ug).