Dr. Mathias Shoga

Consultant Orthopedic surgeon, Lagos State University, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.

Dr. Mathias Shoga is the Chief Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria. Throughout his career, Dr. Shoga has gained significant experience in the sector and is renowned for his surgical expertise and his passion for his clients. He has vast experience in orthopedic surgery, specializing in joint replacement, trauma, and reconstructive surgery for limb deformities. Coveted for his efficiency and strict working ethic, Dr. Shoga ensures each patient gets individualized, thorough treatment depending on their needs.

Besides a busy clinical practice, Dr. Shoga is committed to academic and research activities at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital. He continues to supervise the teaching and training of medical students and resident doctors in training new orthopedic surgeons. Dr. Shoga also works on different researches that concern the development of orthopedic medicine and new surgery methods.

General information –

Current Position:

  • Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon
    • Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria


  • Over 37 years in orthopedic surgery


  • College of Medicine, University of Lagos (MBChB)
  • Loyola College (HSC)
  • The Polytechnic Ibadan (HSC)


  • Fellow, West African College of Surgeons (FWACS) in Orthopedics and Traumatology (1996)

Previous Positions:

  • Stint at General Hospital, Lagos
  • Experience at National Orthopaedic Hospital, Igbobi

Areas of Specialization:

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Traumatology

Training and Mentorship:

  • Actively involved in the education and training of medical students and resident doctors at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital

Research and Academic Contributions:

  • Participation in various research projects aimed at advancing orthopedic medicine and improving surgical techniques

He is an experienced medical doctor with over 37 years of experience in orthopedic surgery and traumatology with Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja. As a Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons since 1996, Dr. Shoga is well-experienced in orthopedic surgery and specializes in joint replacements, orthopedic trauma surgery, and correcting musculoskeletal abnormalities. His formal education at the University of Lagos, Loyola College, and The Polytechnic Ibadan and his experience at the General Hospital Lagos and the National Orthopaedic Hospital Igbobi prove his ability, competence, and passion as a surgeon.

Services Provided –

  • Orthopedic Treatments
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Limb Lengthening
  • Heat Therapy Treatment
  • Joint Mobilization
  • Arthroscopy
  • Spinal Therapy
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee Braces For Osteoarthritis.
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Disc Prolapse
  • Spondylosis
  • Frozen shoulder Physiotherapy
  • Fracture Treatment
  • Joint Dislocation Treatment
  • Skeletal Dysplasias
  • Musculoskeletal Infections
  • Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Chemonucleolysis
  • Bone Trauma
  • Limb Deformities
  • Cartilage Surgery
  • Primary Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
  • Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
  • Chronic Pain Treatment
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Treatment
  • ACL PCL Reconstruction
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Shoulder SLAP (Tear) Lesions
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Bankart Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Injury Treatment
  • Spinal Disc Surgery
  • Joint and Muscle Problems
  • Joints and Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Soft Tissue Injury Management
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Foot Care
  • Spine Injury
  • Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Scoliosis Correction
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Correction
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Correction
  • Knee care

FAQs –

Q: How many years has Dr. Mathias Shoga worked in his field?

A: Dr. Mathias Shoga is one of the senior orthopedic surgeons with over 37 years of experience.

Q: What does Dr. Shoga specialize in?

A: Dr. Shoga specializes in orthopedic surgery.

Q: Where does Dr. Shoga work now?

A: Dr. Shoga is a Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon at Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria.

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