Dr. Gemunu Hewavitharana
Hemas Hospital, Thalawathugoda
t Hemas Hospitals, we strive for excellence in patient care. We take pride in our commitment to ensure that every visitor is provided with the best in healthcare and hospitality. As a multi-specialty family hospital chain with full International Accreditation we promise you the very best in health care and ensure you get value for money. We have taken the pioneering step of taking quality healthcare closer to the homes of the communities we serve in the suburbs of Colombo and South of Sri Lanka. Built to international standards, our purpose designed hospitals are manned with well trained and experienced staff and doctors and state-of-the art technology that make us among the very best of health care providers in the island. We have over 300 consultants visiting our hospitals covering a wide range of specialties and our 24-hour Accident and Emergency Units are equipped to handle any medical or surgical emergency. Spanning experience of five years since the launch of our pioneer hospital in Wattala in 2008, we are proud of our immaculate service record and the wealth of expertise we have gained - At Hemas Hospital, Wattala, currently there are more than 15,000 out-patient visits and over 900 in-patient visits per month. At Hemas Hospitals, the safety of our patients is our greatest priority. In forging a resolute path towards this commitment, we undergo stringent testing by international accrediting agencies so that we can sustain our promise of our hospitals being safe and efficient. We have the coveted ACHSI – Australian Council for Healthcare Standards International Accreditation which provides patients with international standards in terms of service, systems, processes and technology. Furthermore, Hemas Hospitals is backed by the respected conglomerate Hemas Holdings, PLC. Hemas Holdings PLC is the parent company of the Hemas Group which has built a reputation of trust and dependability since its inception 65 years ago. Our vision is to be Sri Lanka’s most respected healthcare provider and brand of choice for healthcare professionals, touching 5 million lives island wide by 2020. Our mission is to take our unique hospital model to even more suburban cities, as several more hospitals have been envisaged for the next 7 years. We hope by bringing quality and affordable healthcare to developing cities all over the island, we can contribute to enriching lives of all Sri Lankans.