Dr Festus Oshunpidan –

Consultant Neurosurgeon in Lagos, Nigeria.

Dr Festus A. Oshunpidan is a Consultant Neurological Surgeon with vast experience in neuro-oncology, Brain endoscopy, Spinal surgeries and fixations. His professional practice commenced with neurosurgical training in the University College Hospital Ibadan where he performed outstandingly to deserve the Best Candidate Award in Neurosurgery given by the West African College of Surgeons. This honor speaks to his special talent and commitment to his craft. Further, Dr. Oshunpidan’s professional development has been enriched by his participation in many local and international trainings and conferences that provide him with the knowledge of modern neurosurgical practices and technologies.

Dr. Oshunpidan has actively led over 2000 neurosurgical procedures depending on their complications, therefore, he has the most competencies in neurosurgery. Extensive experience and professionalism in his work make it possible to guarantee the highest level of care for patients taking into account the individual characteristics of each of them.

General Information –


  • Specialty Training in Neurosurgery at university college hospital Ibadan
  • The best candidate award in neurosurgery from the West African College of Surgeons

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant Neurosurgeon:

Dukes Neurosurgery and Specialist Hospital (May 2022 – Present)

Specialize in diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the brain and spine; compete in general neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, vascular neurosurgery, and treatment for injuries and diseases of the spine.

  • Visiting Consultant Neurological Surgeon:

DUCHESS International Hospital (June 2022 – January 2023)

Offering highly skilled services in general neurosurgery, pediatric neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, vascular neurosurgery, and treatment of traumatic and degenerative diseases of the spine.

  • Resident Doctor, Neurosurgery:

University College Hospital, Ibadan (June 2013 )

Attended training and acquired practical experience in neurosurgery such as operation, care of patients, and investigations.


  • Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) (March 2013 – June 2013)

Gained experience in diagnosis and treatment of patients by providing medical care and assistance in the hospital.

  • St Dominic Catholic Hospital

Gained basic understanding and practical experience in the field of medicine by assisting in various operations and attending to patients.


  • Nigerian Association of Neurological Surgeons (NANS)
  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
  • Society of Neuro-oncology in Sub Saharan Africa (SNOSSA)
  • World Federation of Neurosurgical Societies (WFNS)
  • Nigeria Medical Association

Years of Experience: Over 10 years in the field of neurosurgery

Services Offered –

  • Spinal cord trauma
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intracerebral hemorrhage
  • Cerebral aneurysm
  • Glilal tumor removal
  • Brain tumors
  • Endoscopic brain surgery
  • Cranioplasty
  • Functional Neurosurgery
  • Craniotomy
  • Skull reconstructive surgeries
  • Head trauma
  • Peripheral neurosurgery
  • Epilepsy
  • Degenerative spine disorder treatment
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Trans sphenoid operations
  • Vascular abnormalities
  • Brachial plexus injuries
  • BT shunt
  • VP shunt surgery
  • Gamma knife

FAQs –

Q: What specialties does Festus A. Oshunpidan expertise?

A: He has a special interest in Neuro-oncology, endoscopic brain surgery, spine surgeries and fixation procedures.

Q: What neurosurgery training did Dr. Oshunpidan undergo?

A: He received his specialty training at the University College Hospital Ibadan.

Q: In how many neurosurgical operations has Dr Oshunpidan taken part in?

A: In particular, he has performed and supervised over 2000 neurosurgical operations.

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