Dr. Dhammika Ekanayake practices at
Dr. Ekanayake is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been practicing as a primary care physician with Access Healthcare since April of 2007. He received his medical education from the University of Colombo, which is the premiere medical schools in Sri Lanka. His schooling is highlighted with many awards, among which is the award for the most outstanding and highest scoring student in biological science at the national examination. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center, the teaching hospital of the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He also served as a mentor for medical student at this Ivy League medical facility for two years. He has been practicing internal medicine since 2002 and is currently a member of the American Board of Internal Medicine. In recognition of his commitment to practice quality medicine, The American College of Physicians (ACP) has recognized him as a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. The FACP title is a distinction earned from colleagues who recognizes ones accomplishments and achievements to be over and above the normal practice of medicine.
In addition to practicing internal medicine, Dr. Ekanayake holds special interests in Geriatric Care, Hypertension, Diabetes, Stroke, Heart Disease, Arthritis, Osteoporosis, Gastrointestinal Disease, Genitourinary Disease, Asthma, Emphysema, Neurological Disorders, Lupus, and Depression/Anxiety Disorders. He has also received extensive experience from prior positions in the care of clinic and hospital patients as well as managing emergency room patients.
Dr. Ekanayake maintains privileges at Oak Hill Hospital, Bayfront Spring Hill and Bayfront Brooksville hospitals here in Hernando county and is accepting new patients as well as walk-ins at his two clinic locations.
Dr. Ekanayake is a firm believer in prompt quality care with a personal touch. He has made sure his office is well staffed with friendly bi-lingual people who understand the importance of comfort and care during each visit. For your convenience, he offers many on site tests and screenings such as: