PROFILE OF PROFESSOR AKINOLA LADIPO LADEINDE
BDS (Lagos)FMCDS: FWACS: FICS: FIAOMS: MNIM:
Born on the 11th day of March 1953.
Started his education at St. Peters School (Faji) Lagos (1959 -1966).
Isonyin Grammar School (1967-1971)
Lagos Baptist Academy (1972-1973)
The Polytechnic Ibadan (1974)
University of Lagos (1975-1981)
Awarded Federal Government Scholarship in 1976.
He graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Dental Surgery.
He did the preregistration, House-Manship at the 68 Armed Forces Hospital, Yaba (1981-1982). Under supervision of the Late Big. General J.O Oshuntola,
The mandatory National Youth Service Scheme (1982-1983), at the old Bendel State, Primary posting at Bennoni Hospital Benin.
Sat and passed the Primary Fellowship examination in May 1983
He was employed into Lagos state public Service, though The Hospital Management Board as Dental Officer grade II (1983-1985), promoted to Dental officer I (1985-1987). He served at the General Hospitals in Lagos Island and Ikeja.
He was granted study leave to pursue Postgraduate Residency in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital in 1987.
He served at Maxillofacial Unit (Ward 4) of the Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital As supernumerary Senior Registrar), for Clinical Skill and Research exposure, under Late Prof. E.O. Adekeye (1989-1990).
The unit was established during Nigerian Civil war and had served as surgical training post of Royal College of Surgeons U.K., Colleges of Canada and USA.
He returned to the LUTH in 1990 to continue training and concluded the Residency training, by passing the Part II (Final) Fellowship exam in May 1992 at first attempt in record time of 4 years.
He was reabsorbed into the Lagos State Hospitals Management Board, and deployed to the General Hospital Gbagada as Consultant Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and charged with the responsibility to establish the Maxillofacial Clinic and unit in the Hospital. A task he successfully carried out from 1992-1994.
Employed into the University of Lagos in 1994 and ran rewarding career to date.
Lecturer Grade I-Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery,
College of Medicine, University of Lagos (1994 to 2003).
Senior Lecturer: University of Lagos- (2003 to 2007).
Associate Professor: Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery,(2007-2011)
Professor: Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Medicine, (20011 to date).
External Examiner- Faculty of Dentistry University of Ibadan, 2008 till 2002, and
the University of Benin 2015- Date.
Examiner-Primary, Part I and Part II, Faculty of Dental Surgery, National
Postgraduate Medical College of Nigeria, 1997 till date..
Consultant and Head of Oral & Maxillofacial Unit at
General Hospital, Gbagada, Lagos State 1992-1994.
Coordinator Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dental
Sciences, College of medicine university of Lagos.2001-2003
Acting head Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dental
Sciences, College of Medicine University of Lagos (2003-2005, 2007- 2009).
Ag. Director: Medilag Consult June 2004 January 2005.
Member of the Academic Board, College of Medicine University of Lagos.
Member of the Board of Studies, Faculty of Dental Science, CMUL.
Professor & Head of Department: of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine University of Lagos and Lagos University Teaching Hospital: 2012- 2015
Chairman, Board of Sturdies School of Nursing, Lagos University Teaching Hospital. 2012 to Date
Chairman- CMUL Staff welfare committee
Member- Housing Committee CMUL. 2005 -2009. College of Medicine, University of Lagos.
Member-Staff House Ownership Committee, College of Medicine, University of Lagos.
Chairman, College of Medicine, Tenders Evaluation Committee, 2012-2014
President, College of Medicine Mortgage Cooperative Society, 2011-Date.
Service to the National Postgraduate Medical College
Served the college in various capacities;
Ceremonies committee: 2003-2007
Learning resources: 2007-Date
Faculty Board: 1995-2017
Faculty Secretary: 2001-2008
Faculty Chairman: 2010-2014.
Various ad-hoc committees of the College.
OTHER ACTIVITIES OUTSIDE NORMAL UNIVERSITY WORK
Member Nigerian Society for the Study of Pain.
Member Ikoyi Club 1938.
Member Nigerian Medical Association.
Member Nigeria Dental Association.
Member Nigerian Association of oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.
– Member Pan Association of Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate.
– Member International Association of Cleft Lip and Cleft Palate.
Dissertations supervised: Twenty.
Scholarly Publications: Seventy four papers in Local and International peer review Journals