Dr Daya Pandita-Gunawardena

Dr Daya Pandita-Gunawardena

Consultant Physician in Elderly Medicine

Practising at

Spire Gatwick Park Hospital

Back to top

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Dr Daya Pandita-Gunawardena at Spire include:

Back to top

Professional profile

Dr Pandita-Gunawardena is currently working as a Consultant Physician in Elderly Medicine at the University Hospital Lewisham, a post that he has held for the last 29 years. He is the Senior Consultant in the Department of Elderly Medicine at the University Hospital Lewisham, which is a teaching hospital working with the Guy's, King’s and St Thomas’ Medical School in London. Dr Pandita-Gunawardena’s special interests include cognitive disorders, Parkinson’s disease and hypertension. He is also the Lead Consultant for Intermediate Care. He has been closely involved with many health care development projects and has acted as Chairman in many of these committees.

He has a wide research interest and has presented papers at national and international conferences and has published widely. He was closely involved with the development of the first anti-Alzheimer medication in the UK and established a memory clinic at University Hospital Lewisham. Dr Pandita-Gunawardena's practice at Spire Gatwick Park Hospital includes: memory deterioration including Alzheimer’s disease, vascular dementia and related disorders, Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.

Clinical Interests


Alzheimer's Disease, movement disorders, Parkinson's Disease, vascular dementia and related disorders

Get in touch


Marketing Information

Spire would like to provide you with marketing information about products and services offered by Spire and by selected third-party partners. If you do not consent for us to process your personal data for marketing activities, we will still be able to contact you about your enquiry.

We may contact you by email, SMS or phone about your enquiry. If we try to contact you by phone (mobile and/or landline) and you are not available, we may leave you a voicemail message. We may also use your details to contact you about patient surveys we use for improving our service or monitoring outcomes, which are not a form of marketing.

Back to top

Qualification and professional memberships

Professional memberships

British Medical Association
British Geriatrics Society

Back to top

Current NHS posts

Consultant Physician in Medicine for the Elderly, University Hospital. Lewisham, London.

Back to top

Private contact details

Telephone Insured - 01293 778 919; Self funding - 01293 778 906
Website http://memoryclinic.com/
Private secretary fax 0208 333 3381

What our patients say