Dr Saliya Kumarasinghe
MBBS, FRACGPBook An Appointment
Languages: English & Singhalese
Availability: Monday – Friday
Dr Kumarasinghe is a kind and hardworking General Practitioner who has been a part of our group for several years. Dr Kumarasinghe is a clinical coordinator at Wells Medical Clinic. He is a graduate of the University of Colombo in Sri Lanka where he completed his medical degree in 2002. He has a broad range of experience in tertiary hospitals and in GP clinics. His past work includes being a medical officer at the National Hospital of Sri Lanka and a medical officer at the Neuroscience Unit at Anuradhapura Teaching Hospital. Sri Lanka. These experiences at large at busy large hospitals developed his skills. He is interested in the fields of neurology (the study of nerves, brain and spinal cord conditions), children’s health and minor surgical procedure.
After gaining experience in many different speciality areas of medicine, Dr Kumarasinghe emigrated to Australia where he followed his passion for General Practice. He enjoyed his time working with families and individuals to maximise their ability to lead healthy lives. He is a firm believer in providing quality holistic medical care and understands that health is affected by not just physical complaints. He undertook postgraduate training in General Practice and completed his Fellowship under the Australian College of General Practitioners in 2014. He also completed a post graduate Diploma in Child Health.
Dr Kumarasinghe is accredited to provide shared maternity care for pregnant women attending Mercy Hospital, The Royal Women’s Hospital, The Northern Hospital and the Western Hospital.
Outside medicine, Dr Kumarasinghe is a keen photographer and enjoys music as well as sightseeing.
Dr Kumarasinghe consults full time at our clinic.
Dr Kumarasinghe is fluent in English and Singhalese and consults full time at our clinic.