Dr Abimbola Ashaye graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University Ile Ife (OAU) with a bachelor of medicine, bachelor of surgery (MbChB) degree. She did her postgraduate training in ophthalmology at the Eye Foundation Hospital Lagos where she received her fellowships of the West African College of Surgeons (FWACS) and the National postgraduate college of surgeons (FMCOph) in 2010 as well as part 1 and 2 of the International Council of Ophthalmology.
She is a keratorefractive surgeon specializing in small incision Lenticular extraction (SMILE) (LASIK and PRK) as well as Keratoconus treatment. She is also proficient in Cataract and other Anterior Segment surgeries. She is a member of the Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria (OSN), American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) and International Society of Refractive Surgery (ISRS). She has published papers in journals and presented at local and international conferences