Dr Nanda Pathirana works in our Bawrunga Medical Service in Dubbo and in Gulargambone.

He graduated in Colombo, Sri Lanka in 2002 and worked in Sri Lanka for more than five years. In this time Dr Nanda Pathirana worked in the Emergency, ICU, Urology and Gastroenterology departments and practices as a General Practitioner.
Dr Nanda Pathirana moved to Dubbo, Australia in 2009 February and worked in the Emergency departments of Port Macquarie, Kempsey and Wauchope hospitals for more than three years. He was occupied in Forbes Medical Centre and Forbes District hospital for about four and half years as a General Practitioner VMO and commenced working at Bawrunga Medical Services Dubbo since September 2018. He continues to work as a locum registrar in the Emergency Department at Dubbo Base Hospital.

Qualifications

FELLOW OF ROYAL AUSTRALIAN COLLEGE OF GENERAL PRACTITIONERS from AHPRA (FRACGP)
Certificate of Emergency Medicine from Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (CERT EM)

Interests

  • General Practice
  • Excision of Skin Lesions
  • Skin Lesion Biopsy
  • Skin Lesion Removal
  • Electrocardiography (ECG)
  • Respiratory Function Testing (RFT)
  • Aboriginal Health
  • Men’s Health
  • Adolescent Health
  • Skin Checks
  • Workcover Rehabilitation

Languages

  • English
  • Sinhalese