Dr Dakshika Gunaratne

BMed (Distinction), MS, MPH, FRACS (ORL-HNS)

Consultant Adult and Paediatric Ear, Nose, Throat, Head and Neck Surgeon

Dr Gunaratne completed his medical training at the University of Newcastle, graduating with Distinction in 2012. He completed his junior medical and surgical training at Westmead Hospital, Sydney, and undertook further postgraduate study to obtain a Graduate Diploma in Applied Anatomy by Dissection (University of New England), Master of Surgery (University of Sydney) and Master of Public Health (University of NSW).

Dr Gunaratne was selected for, and completed 5 years of advanced surgical training in Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, obtaining his Fellowship of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (FRACS) in 2022.

He treats Adult and Paediatric Ear Nose and Throat, Head and Neck disorders with a subspecialty interest in Rhinology (Nose and Sinuses) and Anterior Skull Base disease.

Dr Gunaratne has published articles in numerous peer-reviewed journals and continues to undertake clinical research. He is actively involved in ongoing medical student and junior doctor teaching and training.