Dr Saumya Jayasekera completed her Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from the Medical Faculty, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka in 1992. After gaining her medical degree, she had her initial training in Sri Lanka. She continued her professional development and completed a Doctor in Medicine (Paediatrics) from Post Graduate Institute of Medicine, the University of Colombo, in 2002 and worked as a General Practitioner before moving to Victoria, Australia in 2004.
She commenced her Australian medical career at Monash Medical Centre in Victoria and then worked in various hospitals in Victoria. She moved to General Practice in 2013 in Lynbrook and has been consulting at Healesville since 2014. She completed her Diploma in Child Health in 2015 from Westmead Hospital NSW. She was awarded her Fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (FRACGP) in 2019.
Dr Saumya is an experienced General Practitioner and practices in all areas of General Medicine, including Chronic Disease Management, Women’s Health, Child Health, Minor Surgical Procedures and Skin Checks and Procedures.
She also speaks Sinhalese.