Dr Jagath Wijesekara

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    Telephone: 01634 830000 ext 5002

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    I qualified from the University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka, in 1969. After undergoing training in neurology in Sri Lanka, I undertook training at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, under Dr Jeffrey Gawler and the late Dr Anthony Hopkins. I obtained my MRCP in 1978 and the MD Ceylon in 1977. I was conferred FRCP London in 1993 and the FRCP Glasgow in 2000. I was the president of the Ceylon College of Physicians in 1990-2000 and was the first president of the Stroke Association of Sri Lanka

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    • Demyelinating disease, especially neuromyelitis Optica (NMO)
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    • MBBS
    • MD
    • FRCP (London)
    • FRCP (Glasgow)
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    • General Medical Council
    • Royal College of Physicians, London
    • Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians, Glasgow
    • Association of British Neurologists