Dr. Shimelis Megersa

Maxillofacial Surgeon in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Dr. Shimelis Megersa is one of the best maxillofacial surgeon in Ethiopia. He has ample years of experience in providing comprehensive care and treatment for patients with complex dental and medical conditions. He is well-known for his expertise and advanced surgical techniques in this field. Dr. Shimelis Megersa graduated from Jimma University and her specialization is in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Thereafter, he underwent training to learn advanced maxillofacial surgery for performing complex procedures.

Dr. Shimelis Megersa’s expertise lies in orthognathic surgery, dental implant surgery, oral and maxillofacial pathology, maxillofacial trauma, temporomandibular joint surgery and jaw corrective surgery. Currently, he is treating his patients as a consultant maxillofacial surgeon at Lancet General Hospital in Ethiopia. As a renowned oral specialist, Dr. Shimelis Megersa has undergone special training and advanced courses under reputed surgeons from renowned medical institutions. Patients can expect individualized treatment plans and excellent attention from him as he continually upgrades himself with current knowledge and advancements in oral and maxillofacial surgery. In his many years of practice, he has performed many complex cases, including malignant tumors, TMJ and orthognathic surgery with excellent results. Additionally, he has been invited as a lecturer in numerous conferences and meetings and has published peer-reviewed papers on maxillofacial surgery. He is also a reputed member of prestigious organizations such as the Ethiopian Dental Professionals Association and Ethiopian Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  His compassionate care, extensive knowledge and the latest diagnostic and treatment techniques position him as a leading maxillofacial surgeon in Ethiopia.

General Information –


  • Dr. Shimelis Megersa received his Doctor of Dental Medicine from the prestigious Jimma University Department of Dentistry.
  • Dr. Shimelis Megersa completed his residency training in maxillofacial surgery at Jimma University
  • Dr. Shimelis Megersa did his subspeciality training in oral and maxillofacial surgery at St. Paul’s Hospital Millennium Medical College.

Work Experience 

Dr. Shimelis Megersa has years of experience in the clinical field. Throughout his illustrious career, he worked in premier health facilities and clinics in Ethiopia to provide personalized care to all his patients. These include:

  • Yekatit 12 Hospital Medical College
  • Lancet General Hospital
  • Sheger Specialty Dental Clinic
  • Alert Comprehensive Specialized Hospital
  • Addis Hiwot Hospital.

Specialties and Services

  • Endodontic
  • Removal of wisdom teeth
  • TMJ
  • Nerve injury
  • Tooth extractions
  • Scaling
  • Root planing
  • Jaw surgery
  • oral pathology
  • Periodontal
  • Facial trauma
  • Bad breath
  • Cyst enucleation
  • Cleft lip and palate
  • Frenectomy
  • Salivary gland tumors
  • Apicectomy
  • Smile designs
  • Oral cavity infections
  • Oral cancer
  • Jaw fractures
  • Reconstructive surgery
  • Bleeding gums
  • Dental implant surgery
  • General Dental checkup
  • Bone grafting

Dr. Shimelis Megersa Reviews

  • Dr. Shimelis Megersa is a highly skilled maxillofacial surgeon who specializes in a wide range of advanced dental treatments.
  • He is expert in diagnosis and treatment of conditions related to face, mouth and jaws.
  • Patients are highly satisfied with their surgeries and also recommended him to others for maxillofacial surgery.
  • Dr. Shimelis Megersa uses the latest technology and equipment to ensure patients receive the best possible care.
  • Due to his exceptional skills and reputation for providing high-quality care, patients from all over the world visit Dr. Megersa for maxillofacial surgery.
  • Dr. Shimelis Megersa works with his patients to evaluate their conditions before recommending a customized treatment plan that meets their needs.
  • From appointment to post-surgery medication, Dr. Shimelis Megersa provides the best possible services.

Working Hours of Dr. Shimelis Megersa

At Lancet General Hospital, Dr. Shimelis Megersa is available for consultations on the following days and time:

Monday: 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Wednesday: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Frequently Asked Questions

What are Dr. Shimelis Megersa’s areas of expertise?

Dr. Shimelis Megersa specializes in a wide range of maxillofacial procedures, including wisdom tooth removal, dental implant placement, jaw surgery and treatment of facial injuries and tumors.

How long is the recovery period for tooth surgery?

The recovery period varies from patient to patient. It usually takes 1- 12 weeks.

Where does Dr. Shimelis Megersa practice?

Dr. Shimelis Megersa is a consultant maxillofacial surgeon who practice at Lancet General Hospital.

How long Dr. Shimelis Megersa has been practicing as a maxillofacial surgeon?

Dr. Shimelis Megersa has been practicing as a maxillofacial surgeon for many years.

How to book an appointment with Dr. Shimelis Megersa?

You can book an appointment with Dr. Shimelis Megersa here online.

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