Dr Bhathiya Wijeyekoon, Consultant General Physician
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by Mr Sanjaya Wijeyekoon, General surgical; Colorectal and Aesthetic treatments
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Lister Hospital (NHS)
Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 4AB
About Dr Bhathiya Wijeyekoon
GMC number: 4441483
Year qualified: 1997
Place of primary qualification: University of London
Dr Wijeyekoon graduated in medicine from Imperial College London in 1997. As a medical undergraduate he completed an intercalated BSc (Hon) degree in Immunology and Microbiology. He was awarded a prestigious Medical Research Council (MRC) UK Training Fellowship, studying molecular biology at Oxford University.
His specialist training in Rheumatology and General Internal Medicine was at a number of different London teaching hospitals. He was acting consultant in Rheumatology at the Hammersmith Hospital, London before taking up a permanent consultant position at East and North Herts NHS Trust, where he is lead clinician for rheumatology biological services. Dr Wijeyekoon is accredited in Rheumatology and General Internal Medicine.
Dr Wijeyekoon enjoys swimming, cycling and reading with his young family and also enjoys playing cricket and cross-country running. He has worked for a number of charitable organisations and in 2004 project managed a tsunami-relief team of over 100 volunteers, raising funds and supplying aid to a number of villages and schools on the south coast of Sri Lanka.
Areas of expertise
- Connective Tissue Disease
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Soft tissue rheumatism
- Psoriatic arthritis
- Reactive arthritis
- Ankylosign spondylitis
- Systemic Lupus erythematosus
- Inflammatory joint disease
- Golfers elbow
- Carpal tunnel syndrome
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Mr Sanjaya Wijeyekoon, General surgical; Colorectal and Aesthetic treatments
❝Mr S Wijeyekoon is an excellent, skilled and caring clinician whose dedication to his patients is second to none. I am delighted to recommend him.❞