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Dr Daya Pandita-Gunawardena

Dr Daya Pandita-Gunawardena

Consultant Physician in Elderly Medicine
MBBS (Ceylon), MRCP, FRCP

Practising at

Spire Gatwick Park Hospital

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Treatment information

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

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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

Dementia
Hypertension

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

Private contact details

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

Professional memberships

British Medical Association
British Geriatrics Society

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Current NHS posts

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

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