Dr. Abeyaratne is one
of the brightest prospects in the field of ENT surgery in Sri
Lanka. He joined Golden Key Hospital in the capacity of
consultant ENT surgeon in the hope of opening up new frontiers
in this field in Sri Lanka.
After completing his undergraduate studies at the Colombo
Medical faculty, Dr. Abeyaratne did his post graduate studies in
both Sri Lanka and the United Kingdom. Upon being board
certified he was appointed as the consultant ENT surgeon to
Hambanthota. He leaves the state health sector after making an
immense contribution to the development of his specialty in the
district of Hambanthota.
Dr.Abeyaratne prefers to list his specialty as otorhinology and
head and neck surgery and is actively involved in pushing the
boundaries of the field traditionally known as ENT surgery by
performing a large number of head and neck surgeries with
excellent results in both the state and the private sectors.
He is also a gifted Rhinologist. He has done a large number of
endoscopic sinus surgeries for Chronic rhino sinusitis and nasal
polyposis. Combining his skills with the Eye surgeons together
this team has done a large series of Endoscopic DCR surgeries
for patients with blocked tear ducts.
Rhinoplasty surgery as well as Septoplasty surgeries are some of
the other routine surgeries done by Dr.Abeyaratne.
Last but least the cochlear programme initiated and conducted
solely by Dr. Sobitha has been a resounding success and can be
considered to be one of the fasted growing programmes in the