Department of Restorative Dentistry

Faculty of Dental Sciences

Faculty of Dental Sciences

University of Peradeniya

Dr M Fonseka

Professor in Restorative Dentistry

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


Professor and Specialist in Restorative Dentistry

    BDS (Peradeniya)
    MS Restorative Dentistry (Colombo)
    LDSRCS (Eng)
  • Head, Department of Restorative Dentistry
  • Senior Lecturer and Specialist in Restorative Dentistry
  • Gold Medal for Excellence in Restorative Dentistry
  • Award for Best teacher for Final BDS Part I
  • Member of the Senate, University of Peradeniya
  • Committee member, InRC, University of Peradeniya
  • Member, Board of Study in Dental Surgery, Postgraduate institute of Medicine Colombo
  • Member, Speciality Board in Restorative Dentistry, PGIM Colombo
  • Semester Coordinator, 5th Semester
  • Course Coordinator Courses 2105, 2203, 3101
  • Convener, International Affairs Committee, Faculty of Dental Sciences
  • Convener, Skills Laboratory Management Committee
  • Accurate determination of working length in endodontics
  • Importance of coronal seal in endodontic treatment
  • Regenerative Endodontics
  • Healing of Periapical lesions
  • President Elect, Sri Lanka Dental Association
  • Past President, College of Dentistry and Stomatology
  • Past President, Peradeniya Dental Faculty Alumni Association
  • Secretary, Specialty Board in Restorative Dentistry
  • Aruna A. A. Kumara Wimalarathna, Manil C. N. Fonseka, Nadeena S. S. Jayasuriya, Management of an Intruded Permanent Central Incisor with Late Presentation Following Trauma. Journal of Interdisciplinary Dentistry 2018; 8(2)72-76
  • P.K. Jayasundara, M.C.N. Fonseka, K.A. Wettasinghe Evaluation of root and root canal morphology of permanent first and second mandibular molars using Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) in a Sri Lankan Population Sri Lanka Dental Journal , 2017; 47(3), 80-91
  • R.D. Jayasinghe, V.K.W. Senevirathna, M.C.N. Fonseka, R.M. Jayasinghe, Quality of endodontic working-length radiographs taken using bisectingangle technique by the dental post graduate trainees, Sri Lanka Dental Journal 2018; 48 (2), 72-77
  • PVKS Hettiarachchi, RM Jayasinghe, MC Fonseka, RD Jayasinghe, Evaluation of the styloid process in a Sri Lankan population using digital panoramic radiographs. Journal of oral biology and craniofacial research 2019; 9 (1), 73-76
  • MCN Fonseka, PVKS Hettiarachchi, RM Jayasinghe, RD Jayasinghe,A cone beam computed tomographic analysis of the greater palatine foramen in a cohort of Sri Lankans. Journal of Oral Biology and Craniofacial Research 2019; 9 (4), 306-310