Department of Restorative Dentistry

Faculty of Dental Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

University of Peradeniya

Dr GK Edirisinghe

Lecturer in Restorative Dentistry



Official Address :

Department:Restorative Dentistry
Faculty of Dental Sciences,
University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya,
Sri Lanka


Email :

gishane@pdn.ac.lk,
gishediri@yahoo.com


Telephone :

+94-081-2397362


Personal Website :






Lecturer and Specialist in Restorative Dentistry

    BDS (Peradeniya)
    MS Restorative Dentistry (Colombo)
  • Lecturer(Probationary), Department of Restorative Dentistry, FDS
  • Consultant in Restorative Dentistry, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka
  • Honorary Clinical Teacher, Kings College London, UK
  • Dental Surgeon, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka
  • Demonstrator, Department of Restorative Dentistry, FDS
  • Member of the College of Dentistry and Stomatology of Sri Lanka
  • Member of the Association of Specialists in Restorative Dentistry, Sri Lanka
  • Member of Sri Lanka Dental Association
  • Secretory, Curriculum Committee, FDS
  • Member, Dental E-Learning Unit, FDS
  • Member, IT & Central Records committee
  • Member, Speciality Board in Restorative Dentistry, PGIM Colombo
  • Dental Trauma and management strategies
  • Root canal morphology
  • Dental caries and prevention strategies
  • Non carious tooth substance loss
  • Joint Secretary, College of Dentistry and Stomatology Sri Lanka
  • Fonseka MCN, Edirisinghe GK, Wettasinghe KA. Rates of Fracture of Endodontically Treated Premolars. FDI world dental congress, San Fransisco, USA, 4th - 8th September 2019.
  • Peiris R, Edirisinghe G, Abayakoon J, Wettasinghe A, (2012). Mesiobuccal root canal morphology of the permanent maxillary first molar in a Sri Lankan population. Malaysian Dental Journal 34(2): Online publication. http://www.mdj.org.my/index.php/journal/volume-34-2-2012
  • Edirisinghe GK, Peiris HRD, Wettasinghe KA, Abeykoon JB, (2011). Root and canal morphology of permanent maxillary first molars in a Sri Lankan population. Proceedings of Peradeniya University Research Sessions. 24th November 2011, 16:60.
  • Edirisinghe GK, Leuke Bandara D, Perera WMMS, Tilakaratne A, Jayasinghe JAVP, (2010). Management of a patient with gingival overgrowth – Case report; Association of Specialists in Restorative Dentistry Sri Lanka, 2nd Annual Academic Sessions – March 2010: 17 – 18.