D. Ekanayake, MD is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and received his medical education from the University of Colombo, a premier medical school in Sri Lanka. While attending he won several awards including the most outstanding student in biological science in the national examination. Dr. Ekanayake completed his residency in Internal Medicine at St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York and also served as a mentor at the same location for two years for Ivy League medical students. He has been practicing since 2002 and is currently a member of the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Ekanayake specializes in internal medicine at Oak Hill Hospital, and performs procedures/treats conditions such as: alcoholism, arthritis, asthma, COPD, cystic fibrosis, depression/anxiety disorders, diabetes, drug abuse, emphysema, gastrointestinal disease, genitourinary disease, geriatric care, heart disease, hernia, high blood pressure, hydrocephalus, hypertension, hypoglycemia, injuries, irritable bowel syndrome, liver failure, lupus, myocardial infarction, obesity, osteoporosis, neurological disorders, parkinson's disease, sleep apnea, and stroke. 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 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.