Dr. Chaminda Mathota is a highly respected consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, who has made a significant impact in the field of women’s health care in Sri Lanka. Currently, he is working as a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at the Colombo North Teaching Hospital in Ragama.
In addition to his work as a medical practitioner, Dr. Mathota is also a past Secretary of the Sri Lanka College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (SLCOG), where he is known for his dedication and commitment to improving the quality of care for women in the country. He served as the Secretary of the SLCOG in both 2021 and 2022.
Dr. Mathota received his MBBS from the University of Colombo in Sri Lanka and later completed his MD in Obstetrics and Gynaecology from the same university. He also holds several postgraduate qualifications, including the MRCOG from the UK, the DRCOG from the UK, the DOWH from the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI), and the MRCP from the RCPI. He has also received advanced training in laparoscopy and fertility treatment from Sri Lanka, the UK, India, and Germany.
In 2017, Dr. Mathota was recognized for his contributions to both the field of technology and health care. The patient information website he founded and developed, www.vog.lk, was awarded as the best website in Sri Lanka and the overall gold winner at the Bestweb.lk competition. He was also awarded as the best web developer in Sri Lanka for his work on the website. This website provides valuable information and resources to patients, helping to improve their understanding of various health conditions and treatment options.
As a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist, Dr. Mathota is one of the few gynaecological laparoscopic surgeons in Sri Lanka who performs complex gynaecological surgeries laparoscopically. He is highly regarded by his patients for his compassionate and patient-centred approach to care, and is known for taking the time to listen to their concerns and answer their questions.
With his extensive medical training and qualifications, advanced laparoscopic and fertility expertise, and dedication to improving the quality of care for women, Dr. Mathota is considered a leader in his field and is highly regarded by his peers and colleagues. Through his work as a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at the Colombo North Teaching Hospital and his leadership role as a past Secretary of the SLCOG, and his contributions to the patient information website www.vog.lk, he is dedicated to improving the quality of care for women and advancing the fields of obstetrics and gynaecology and technology.