Medihelp Hospitals opens multispecialty hospital in Mt. Lavinia; marks hospital chain’s 17 th healthcare facility

Medihelp Hospitals, the largest primary healthcare chain and the fastest growing
healthcare group in Sri Lanka, has announced the opening of its 17 th healthcare facility in Mount Lavinia.
This is good news for people in and around the area who can now access high-quality affordable
healthcare services.
The new Medihelp Hospital in Mount Lavinia is the second multispecialty hospital of the Medihelp
hospitals chain, with the other being the flagship Medihelp Hospital in Horana. The hospital has
commenced its outpatient services, which include OPD, ETU, Pharmacy, Laboratory, Specialist
consultations, Digital X Ray, US Scans, Echocardiography, Exercise ECG, EEG, Physiotherapy, Minor
surgical procedures, Health-checks, Optometry services and a Dental clinic.
The inpatient facilities, which include operation theatres, inpatient rooms, Day surgery unit, ICU, and
Delivery suites, are expected to commence operations in June 2023. Medihelp Hospitals Mount Lavinia
will also be equipped with facilities including a CT Scanner in the near future. The hospital boasts ample
parking, state-of-the-art facilities, modern medical equipment, spacious comfortable seating, advanced
digital features to enhance customer experience and a team of experienced medical and non-medical
All services will be offered at affordable prices and will be of high quality. Conveniently located at 54,
Galle Road, Mount Lavinia, the hospital is easily accessible, and patients can make appointments by
calling 0114 818 181.
Medihelp Hospitals Mount Lavinia will offer a gamut of outpatient and inpatient services covering a wide
range of medical specialties, including general medicine, general surgery, pediatrics, obstetrics and
gynecology, gastroenterology, dermatology, pulmonology, urology, nephrology, rheumatology,
endocrinology, orthopedics ENT, oncology, ophthalmology, neurology, neuro surgery, vascular surgery,
psychiatry and STD & sexual medicine.
Commenting on the clinical aspects Medical Director Medihelp Hospitals chain Dr. Charitha
Wijesiriwardana stated: “We have invested in the best infrastructure and the latest technology, and
introduced global best practices in clinical governance, infection prevention and control, and medication
management to ensure the highest standards across all clinical departments of the hospital. Offering the
best clinical outcomes in a patient-safe environment would be key focus in operating this hospital.”
To celebrate the opening of the new facility, Medihelp Hospitals is offering a number of special
concessions until May 31, 2023. People in Mount Lavinia and South of Colombo will be greatly benefited
as a state-of-the-art hospital has come to their vicinity.
“Commissioning of Medihelp Hospital Mount Lavinia marks a significant milestone in our expansion
journey as this would be our first multispecialty hospital in the Colombo district. Having invested in the

best in class infrastructure, state of the art equipment and a well experienced team at a prime location,
we are confident of delivering our promise of quality affordable healthcare to the people in and around
Mount Lavinia among whom we have already become the preferred healthcare provider.” Said
Nishantha Jayamanne, Chief Operating Officer at Medihelp Hospitals chain.
Medihelp Hospitals is committed to providing high-quality healthcare services to the people of Sri Lanka
and is continuously expanding its reach to ensure that more people can access affordable and reliable
About Medihelp Hospitals
Founded in 1985 as a single laboratory, Medihelp Hospitals today has grown to encompass a network of
17 Healthcare Facilities in Horana, Nugegoda, Piliyandala, Moratuwa, Homagama, Kalutara, Panadura,
Beruwala, Mathugama, Bandaragama, Ingiriya, Bulathsinhala, Wethara, Athurugiriya, and Mount Lavinia.
The chain operates eight 24-hour OPD/ETU facilities, 11 digital X-ray units, 11 pharmacies 14 fully
automated diagnostic laboratories and over 250 sample collection centers across three districts,.
Medihelp Hospitals offers its patients access to a specialist consultant network of 450 consultants as well
as a comprehensive mix of healthcare services, including OPD consultations, Emergency Treatment
Units (ETU), medical diagnostic laboratories, pharmacies, medical imaging units with Ultrasound
scanning, Echocardiography and digital X-Ray, operating theatres for major and minor surgical
procedures, dental clinics and Optometry services.

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