Ms. A H Wettasinghe

Ms. A H Wettasinghe

Probationary Lecturer, Allied Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine


PHONE : 0094 (0)112 68 86 86 /00 94 (0) 7778221


Academic Qualifications

  •            B.Sc. in Physiotherapy (Hon’s) Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo, Sri Lanka. (2011)
  •            Postgraduate Diploma in Spots and Exercise Sciences (Peradeniya)

Professional Qualifications

  •             Registered as a Physiotherapist at Sri Lanka Medical Council (C0313)
  •             Registered as a Physiotherapist at the Ceylon Medical College Council
  •             Member of the Sri Lanka Society of Physiotherapy


  • Habarakada Nursing Home & Sadisma Hospital, Malabe              07/11- Current
  • (visisting):  Mallika homes for elderly                                                                 

                             Blind school, Rathmalana

Preethipura Children Home                                              08/12- Current

Lady Ridgeway Hospital (Prof.  wards)

  •     Allied Health Sciences Unit, Physiotherapy Clinic

Past appointments

  • Lanka Hospitals, Colombo                                                                     07/11-10/11

Research Publications

  •  “Running injury patterns in lower extremity in relation to age and gender: A survey of national     level running athletes in Sports Ministry in Sri Lanka” Poster presented at the 3rd InternationalConference on Sports and Exercise Science, Bangkok, Thailand. (AH Wettasinghe, Dr. DJ Anthony, Ms. DGSKL Jayawardena)
  • “Cardiovascular endurance of Physiotherapy undergratutes and associated metabolic risks” Poster presented at the 126th Anniversary Scientific Medical congress of Sri Lanka Medical Association (DC Ranasinghe, GLRS Perera, A Rathnayake, AH Wettasinghe)
  •  “Learning style preferences and their correlates among Physiotherapy undergraduates” Paper presented at KDU International Research Sessions, 2014. (AH Wettasinghe,  I Karunathilake, A Abrew)
  • Comparison of hamstring muscle length between the patients with knee osteoarthritis and the people without knee osteoarthritis” Poster presented at Peradeniya University International Research Sessions (iPURSE), 2014. (W.W.A.S.M. Fernando, W. D.N. Dissanayake, A. H. Wettasinghe)
  • “The effectiveness of the patient educational leaflet for mechanical low back pain patients   at Rheumatology clinic in National Hospital Sri Lanka” 127th Anniversary Scientific Medical congress of Sri Lanka Medical Association (M.A.D.M.S Amarasinghe,  C. Weerarathne, A. H. Wettasinghe )


  • Convener of the Research Stream, BSc. Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo 08/12- Current
  • Coordinator of the Behavioural Sciences Stream, Faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo 02/15- Current