Neurosurgery

Lanka Hospitals is a 256 bedded multi –disciplinary-tertiary care hospital offering critical emergency and routine Neurosurgical services, Neurological care, ICU care, laboratory and testing services, pharmacy and other vital services round the clock for patients seeking medical attention. The Department of Neurosurgery has the most modern equipment such as Neuronavigation system, 32 channel Nerve monitoring system, Microscopes and C-arm. It also has at its discretion the latest imaging devices such as the 3 Tesla MRI and CT for accurate diagnosing of conditions. It’s also has highly reputed Neurosurgeons on call 24 hours a day through the Accident and Emergency Departmentand with a fleet of well-equipped ambulances and helipad for evacuation of patients needing urgent Neurosurgical care. All treatment options from emergency to routine craniotomies and spinal surgeries are performed. An average of 70
Neurosurgeries is performed per month.

The department has a dedicated Neurosurgical Theatre (GOT 5) with all necessary equipment installed. It has also 15 beds allocated to the department on the 8 th floor of the hospital with a Surgical ICU and HDU (High Dependency Unit) with specially trained nursing staff.
 

Consultant Neuro Surgeons

Dr. Prasanna Gunasena
Dr. Ruvini Abeygunaratne Karunaratne
Dr. SamanWadanamby
Dr. SanjeewaGarusinghe
Dr. MaheshiWijerathne
Dr. NishanthaGunasekara
Dr. NilakshaKumarasinghe
Dr. DeepalAttanayake
Dr. NirukshanJayaweera
Dr. YohanKorelege
Dr. Jayantha Liyanage
Dr. Stavinsky Perera