Our wide range of services are geared to help any of your orthopaedic needs.
Dr. Wijesekera is an Orthopaedic Surgeon who specializes in Adult and Pediatric Surgery of the Spine, and Orthopaedic and Spine Trauma.
He attended Boston University for his undergraduate studies. In 1998, he graduated from Boston University School of Medicine, with his M.D., as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha- Medical Honor Society. Following medical school graduation, he traveled to the University of Southern California - Los Angeles Medical Center where he completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery. At the University of Southern California - Los Angeles Medical Center, he was awarded the Marshall Schiff Award and Herman Epstein Award. Dr. Wijesekera specialized in Spinal Surgery at the University of California Davis Medical Center, where he completed Fellowship training in all aspects of Adult and Pediatric Spinal Surgery.
He has been a member of The Orthopaedic Group, a division of Connecticut Orthopaedic Specialists since joining the practice in 2004. He brings spinal surgery expertise to a well- rounded and equipped practice of orthopaedic surgeons.
Dr. Wijesekera treats in our Hamden, Milford, and Branford locations.
He performs surgery at Yale New Haven Hospital (St. Raphael’s Campus), Yale New Haven Hospital, Connecticut Orthopaedic Institute at MidState Medical Center, and Milford Hospital.
Appointments with Dr. Wijesekera can be made by calling (203)-401-4624.
Sherri O'Connor, PA-C, joined The Orthopaedic Group, in the Fall of 2012 and works with Dr.Wijesekera in his high volume spine practice treating cervical, and back patients of all ages.
|Alpha Omega Alpha|
|North American Spine Society|
|Scoliosis Research Society|
|American Medical Association|
|2017 Connecticut Magazine "Top Docs" in Orthopaedics|
|2016 Connecticut Magazine "Top Docs" in Connecticut|
|Recognized as one of “Best Doctors In Connecticut”|
|Recognized as one of Connecticut Magazine’s, “Top Doc’s”|
|2010||Yale Resident Teaching Award|
|2003||LAC-USC Medical Center- Herman Epstein Award|
|2001||LAC-USC Medical Center- Marshall Schiff Award|
|1998||Boston University School of Medicine- Alpha Omega Alpha|
|1994||Boston University- Cum Laude|