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Dr. Suraj (Herath) Rathnayake


  • MBBS – University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka
  • MD Surgery – Sri Lanka, 2011
  • Board Certification– General Surgeon, 2013
  • MRCS – England, 2011
  • Fellowship– Minimal Access Surgery, India
  • FRACS– Australia, 2020

Professional Experience:

  • Consultant General Surgeon– Sri Lanka (4 years)
  • Consultant General Surgeon– Royal Darwin Hospital, Australia (since 2018)

Special Interests:

Dr. Suraj Rathnayake is skilled in a broad scope of general surgical procedures with special interests in:

  • Laparoscopic and open colorectal surgeries
  • Perianal surgeries, such as haemorrhoids and fistula surgeries
  • Laparoscopic and open inguinal hernia operations
  • Complex abdominal wall hernias

Referrals Accepted for:

  • Gallbladder surgeries
  • Appendectomies
  • Skin lesion removals
  • Thyroid surgeries
  • Vasectomies
  • Circumcisions
  • Other scrotal surgeries

Additional Information:

  • Dr Rathnayake is GESA accredited both in gastroscopies and colonoscopies. He is pleased to receive referrals for both diagnostic and threptic scopes.
  • Dr. Rathnayake is happy to consult and advise on a spectrum of surgical conditions in children, within the scope of credentialing and practice in regional hospitals.
  • He prefers not to receive referrals for melanomas and breast surgeries.



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0432 965 671


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This is not bulk billable.