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ශ්‍රී ජයවර්ධනපුර මහා රෝහල ஸ்ரீ ஜெயவர்த்தனபுரா பொது மருத்துவமனை Sri Jayewardenepura General Hospital
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Dr. P. J. AMBAWATTA
Speciality Consultant Pathologist
Qualification MBBS (COL). PATH. (COL)MD. PATHOLOGY (COL)
Ward/Clinic PATHOLOGY LAB

He joined SJGH in 1995. He has been a Board Certified Consultant Pathologist for the past 18 years. He obtained his overseas training from Austin Hospital Melbourne Australia. He has worked at NHSL and CSTH before joining SJGH. He also has been an Acting Deputy Director at SJGH previously. Currently he serves as a Board Member of SJGH.

Specialized Services / Procedures / Tests

Histopathology / Cytology / Post Mortems (Pathological) / Immunofluorence 

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Dr. P. P. C. PRAGEETH
Speciality Consultant Anaesthetist
Qualification MBBS, MD (Aneasthesiology)
Ward/Clinic OPERATING THEATER

Dr.P.P.C. Prageeth is a valuable  member of the Aneasthetic Team of SJGH. 

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Dr PRASANGA PALIHAWADANA
Speciality Consultant Anaesthetist
Qualification MBBS, MD, FRCA
Ward/Clinic OPERATING THEATRE

She joined SJGH in 2011. She has been a Board Certified Consultant for the past 16 years. She has worked as a Consultant Anaesthetist at General Hospital Ampara and Teaching Hospital Mahamodera, Galle before joining SJGH She obtained her overseas training from the Old Church Hospital, Esser, United Kingdom. She was a council member in Sri Lanka College of Anaesthesiologists in 2009.

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Dr. PRIYANGEE K ARAMBEPOLA
Speciality Consultant Radiologist
Qualification MD (RADIOLOGY)
Ward/Clinic RADIOLOGY UNIT

She joined SJGH in year 1995 and has been a Board Certified Consultant Radiologist for the past 12 years. She obtained her overseas training at the Department of Diagnostic Neuro-Radiology, University of Yale, United States of America. She structured the mammography unit and pioneered the screening and diagnostic mammography programme in SJGH. She has been a member of the Board of Study in Radiology in PGIM from 2012-2014. She has several national and international publications in peer reviewed journals to her credit.

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Dr R. A. S. T. RUPASINGHE
Speciality Consultant ENT, Head & Neck Surgeon
Qualification MBBS, MD
Ward/Clinic WARD 11

Dr. R.A.S.T. Rupasinghe joined SJGH as a medical officer, and specialised in ENT, Head and Neck Surgery. She was the first ENT surgeon to conduct bilateral cochlear implant surgery in Sri Lanka successfully. 

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Dr. R. M. S. T. SAMARAWEERA
Speciality Consultant Radiologist
Qualification MBBS, MD (Radiology)
Ward/Clinic Radiology Unit

She has been a Board Certified Consultant for the past 10 years. She obtained her overseas training from Tengu Ampuan Rahuman Teaching Hospital Klang Malaysia.

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Dr. RAJITHA. Y. DE SILVA
Speciality Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Qualification MBBS. MS (COL), MRCS (ENG), FRCS (CARDIOTHORACIC)
Ward/Clinic C I C U
He joined SJGH in 2013. He has been a Board certified Consultant for past 09 years. He obtained his overseas training from Essex cardiothoracic Centre United Kingdom. He has worked at NHSL before joining SJGH. He is a member of Sri Lanka Heart Association, College of Surgeons of Sri Lanka and International Society of Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery. He was awarded as Most Outstanding Sri Lankan in Medicine year 2014 for key hole cardiac surgery. He has pioneered minimally invasive cardiac surgery in the country and performed MIDCAB surgery, minimally invasive hole in the heart and minimally invasive mitral valve repair surgery.
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Dr. ROHAN SIRISENA
Speciality Consultant General Surgeon
Qualification MBBS. MS. MRCS - Edinburgh. diploma in information technology - Pearson, United Kingdom. fellowship in vascular surgery - colchester university hospital, United Kingdom.
Ward/Clinic WARD 15

General Surgeon with special interest in Transplant, Gastro-Intestinal, Hepato-Pancreato-Billiary and Laparoscopic Surgery. He provides surgical care and treatment for wide range of diseases.

Specialized Services / Procedures / Tests
  1. GASTRO-INTESTINAL SURGERY- key hole/laparoscopic surgeries for upper and lower gastro- intestinal diseases. for Oesophageal, stomach and bowel cancers.
  2. HERNIA SURGERY- Laparoscopic repair of inguinal, incisional and para-umbilical hernias.
  3. HEPATO-PANCREATO-BILLIARY SURGERY- Gallbladder stones, pancreatic cancers, benign diseases of pancreas, bile duct stones. ERCP and stenting for biliary tract disorders.
  4. KIDNEY TRANSPLANT AND VASCULAR ACCESS SURGERY- Live donor kidney transplant and arteriovenous Fistula for dialysis.
  5. ENDOCRINE SURGERY- Thyroidectomy for benign and malignant thyroid diseases. Laparoscopic and open adrenalectomy.
  6. BREAST SURGERY- Surgery for benign and malignant breast diseases- mastectomy and breast reconstruction.
  7. EMARGANCY SURGERY- Surgery for trauma, acute appendicitis, obstructed hernia and bowel perforation. 
  8. ENDOSCOPY- upper gastro-intestinal endoscopy. colonoscopy. ERCP for bile duct stones and malignant diseases.
  9. Laser Surgery
    1. Laser Varicose Vein Treatment.
    2. Endovenous Laser Treatment (EVLT)
    3. Laser Haemorrboid Treatment.
    4. Laser Treatment for Perianal Fistula.
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Dr S. B. T. M. D. TENNAKOON
Speciality Consultant ENT Surgeon
Qualification MBBS, MD
Ward/Clinic WARD 11

Dr.S.B.MT.M.D. Tennakoon is a reputed ENT Surgeon working at SJGH, at Ward 11.

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Dr. S.A. GUNAWARDENA
Speciality Consultant Surgeon
Qualification MBBS, MS, MRCS (ENG) FRCS (Glasg)
Ward/Clinic WARD 08

He joined SJGH in 2014. He has been a Board Certified Consultant for the past 16 years. He has worked at PGH-Monaragala, PGH-Badulla and BH-Balapitiya, before joining SJGH. He obtained his overseas training from Old Church Hospital, UK. He has published his scientific research in European Journal of Surgical Oncology First case of Endodermal sinus tumor of liver in Sri Lanka and other publications and presentations.