Dr. Abel Shiferaw in Ethiopia – Get an Appointment

Dr. Abel Shiferaw is a leading general and colorectal surgeon with years of experience in this field. He is expert in addressing conditions related to the large intestine, colon, rectum and anus. Dr. Abel Shiferaw graduated from Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Medicine and continued his medical education at Addis Ababa University. Throughout his practice, Dr. Abel Shiferaw performed numerous surgeries and has participated in many workshops, courses and meetings about colon and rectal cancer. Dr. Abel Shiferaw is well-known for his personalized counseling, exceptional outcomes and unparalleled patient experience

Dr. Abel Shiferaw’s special area of interest lies in the treatment of piles, fissures, fistulas, cancers, polyps, pelvic organ prolapse and inflammatory bowel diseases.  He uses the latest medical technologies and techniques to accurately diagnose and treat his patients. Dr. Abel Shiferaw continues to update his knowledge and skills in the field and is a master at performing various procedures such as rectopexy, hernia repair and anastomosis surgery. His work experience includes serving some of the most renowned medical hospitals in Ethiopia. Currently, he works as an assistant professor of surgery at Addis Ababa University, where he teaches, conducts research and practices surgery. Dr. Abel Shiferaw’s impressive experience, commitment to comprehensive care and compassionate care have made him a top choice for anyone seeking expert colorectal surgical services in Ethiopia.




    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw completed his M.D. degree in medicine from Addis Ababa University, College of Health Sciences.


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw did a general surgery residency program at Addis Ababa University.


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw received a specialty certificate in general surgery from Addis Ababa University.


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw completed PhD fellowship in colorectal surgery at Addis Ababa University.




    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw served as an assistant professor of surgery at Addis Ababa University.


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw worked as a general and colorectal surgeon at Addis Ababa University since December 2023.


    •  Dr. Abel Shiferaw worked as a general surgeon at Addis Hiwot General Hospital.



Dr. Abel Shiferaw is a member of several prestigious organizations and societies of Ethiopia. This demonstrates his commitment to staying up to date with the latest developments and best practices in his field. Here are his memberships:


    • Ethiopian Medical Association
    • Surgical Society of Ethiopia
    • Ethiopian Society of Colorectal
    • International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons


Dr. Abel Shiferaw Services and Treatment in Ethiopia –

Colorectal cancer


Rectovaginal fistula

Neuroendocrine tumors

Rectal prophase

Crohn’s disease

Ulcerative colitis

Perineal abscess

Appendix cancer

Gastrointestinal and stromal tumors

Pseudomembranous colitis

Desmoid tumors

Annal fissures


Anal cancer


Endoscopic mucosal resection


Hernia repair

Ostomy surgery

Laparoscopic Hiatus Hernia Repair

Laparoscopic Sleeve Resection

Laser Fistula Treatment


Bowel resection surgery

Anastomosis surgery



Radiation therapy

Intraoperative radiation therapy


Dr. Abel Shiferaw Reviews 2024 – 


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw is one of the most trusted colorectal surgeon in Ethiopia.


    • He is punctual and takes his consultations at the decided time and date.


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw is very kind, generous and extremely knowledgeable in his field.


    • Dr. Abel Shiferaw has effectively treated a number of colorectal issues with a high success rate and accuracy.


    • Patients have praised him for his clear communication skills and helping them understand their conditions and treatment plans.


    • He is highly skilled in performing complex surgeries using minimally invasive techniques.


    • Patients praise Dr. Abel Shiferaw for his impressive profile, compassionate care and exceptional surgical skills.


    • From the initial consultation to the post-recovery period, Dr. Abel Shiferaw ensures his patients feel comfortable and valued throughout the treatment process.


Working Hours of Dr. Abel Shiferaw 

At Lancet General Hospital, patients can schedule appointments with Dr. Abel Shiferaw during the following working hours:

DAY                                    TIME 

Wednesday                 12:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Thursday                     2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Saturday                     9:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Frequently Asked Questions 

What does Dr. Abel Shiferaw specialize in?

Dr. Abel Shiferaw specializes in General and Colorectal surgery. He focuses on conditions of the lower gastrointestinal tract like the colon, rectum and anus.

Is Dr. Abel Shiferaw experienced in his field?

Dr. Abel Shiferaw is an experienced surgeon with an impressive educational background.

How to schedule a consultation with Dr. Abel Shiferaw?

You can schedule a consultation with Dr. Abel Shiferaw here online.

What kind of surgeries does Dr. Abel Shiferaw perform?

Dr. Abel Shiferaw performs a wide range of surgeries such as

How to get a cost estimation for Dr. Abel Shiferaw?

You can book an appointment with Abel Shiferaw here and get a cost estimation for surgery and treatment.


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