Academic Staff Member - Department of Shalya Shalakya

Dr. A.A.J.Pushpakumara
Senior Lecturer (Grade I)

Department of Shalya Shalakya
Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda institute
Kandy Road,
Yakkala 11870
Sri Lanka
Telephone: +94 33 3340108,0774384766
Fax: +94 22 2222739
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  • M. D.(Ay.)( Benaras Hindu University, India)
  • PGDHD ( University of Colombo)
  • B.A.M.S.(University of Colombo)
  • PhD(University of Kelaniya)


Areas of Interests
  • Surgical Proctology


Career Profile
  • Senior Lecturer(GWAI)2001 to date
  • Lecturer (GWAI)2000


Professional service
  • Head, Department of Shalya Shalakya
  • Ayurveda Physician
  • University Medical Officer
  • Student Counselor
  • Consultant at Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Teaching Hospital


Resent Publication and communication


  1. “Effect of Indigenous formula in the management of Rhumatoid artharitis” World Ayurveda Congress, Kochi Kerala 1-4 Nov 2002
  2. “The efeect of Nycanthes Arb-tritis linn. Leaves in the management of sciatica” 4 th International Seminar on Ayurvedic Education, Research & Drug Standerdization-A Global Perspective, Gujarat Ayurveda University Jamnagar, india 5-7 Jan 2003.
  3. “Kshara sutra preparation standardization & its application in hemorrhoids”7 th National Conference of Association of Anesthetists of Indian medicine , Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India.6-7 Feb 2004.
  4. “Tridosa Theory & Modern Medicine” National Seminar on Prakriti Vignana, Lucknow , 20-21 st Feb 2004
  5. “Herbal Management For Communicable disease in Ayurveda” International seminar on plant base medicine 25 th -27 th Oct 2004, National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur, India.
  6. “Phytochemical Potential of Traditional Plants”National Seminar on Industry and Institution Interface for New Drugs to manage Inflamatory Diseases, Department of Medicinal Chemistry,I.M.S, Benaras Hindu University, India 17-18 March, 2005.
  7. “Marma therapy in Ayurveda for Anxiety and Regional pain” International Conference of the International Society for Ayurveda & Health, B.H.U, India, 23-25 Sept 2005.
  8. “Therapeutic Yoga and its physiological benefits” International C.M.E on Yoga Therapy in the current millennium, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India 2006.
  9. “Study on sphincteric tone patients with Fistula in Ano treated by Kshara sutra”, International Seminar,Ayurvision Nimacon, I.M.S, B.H.U, India Jan2-4, 2008
  10. "Anal Manometry Study In Fistula In Ano" national Seminar on Para surgical Techniques in Ayurveda" 24-25 Th Aug 2008.Government Ayurveda College, Kerala, India.
  11. “Ayurvedic Management of the Benign Prostate Hyperplasia” 3 rd World Ayurveda Congress-16 th -21 st December 2008, National Institute of Ayurveda, Jaipur, India
  12. “Role of Indigenous Drug compound in the management of the Mutraasmari”Ayurveda Sameeksha, Department of Ayurveda,2008
  13. “Study on Etiopathogenesis of Hemorrhoids” International Conference on Social Science, University of Kelaniya, Kelaniya 2008.
  14. "Global Resurgence in Ayurveda and paradigm shift in Health Care" National Conference on Advanced Studies in Social Sciences And Humanities, Foundation Institute Colombo 24 th Oct 2008
  15. “Effect of a selected herbal formulation in the management of infected wounds” Pandith G.P Wickramarachchi Memorial Research Symposium, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo 3 rd April 2009
  16. “Scientific basis of wound management in Ayurveda” Ayurveda 2009 International Symposium 23 rd -25 th May, 2009, BMICH, Colombo.
  17. “Ayurvedic Management of the chronic prostatits” 3 rd international conference on Ayurveda and complimentary system of medicine, Colombo, Sri Lanka .


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Department of Shalya Shalakya
Gampaha Wickramarachchi Ayurveda Institute,
Kandy Road, Yakkala 11807,
Sri Lanka.

Tel  +94 33-3340108, +94 2222740,
Fax  +94 33-2222739, +94 33 2226618

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