Dr Dinesh Sirisena
Dr. Dinesh Sirisena is a Consultant in Sports and Exercise Medicine. He graduated form Bart’s and The London Medical School in 2004 and completed his Sports and Exercise Medicine training in 2014.
Dr Dinesh has a long history of experience working with various sport teams, including work with specialized teams such as football (AFC Wimbledon, Irish and English FA and other professional teams), rugby (Northampton Saints, Sarecens Academy, RFUW, Singapore Rugby), athletics (Diamond league events), hockey (Olympic and England) and mixed martial arts to aiding as a sports medicine doctor at the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games. In addition to his sports and exercise medicine experience, Dr Dinesh specializes in non-invasive injury treatments including Ultrasound guided injections (lumbar spine, cervical spine, hydrodilatation, tendon stripping, PRP, prolotherapy and high-volume injections), TENEX therapy and Shockwave therapy.
During his time leading the Buckinghamshire Musculoskeletal service as the Local Medical Director, Dr Dinesh was in charge of providing a variety of ultrasound guided interventions, clinical supervision for doctors and physiotherapists and management support for service continuation/development.
Dr Dinesh previous experiences include serving as a consultant with Hertfordshire Community NHS Trust and subsequently, a consultant in Sports Medicine with Khoo Teck Puat Hospital (Singapore), where he provides specialist MSK, medical screenings, rehabilitation, and educational services to the local and international community.
Besides his clinical experiences, Dr Dinesh is also deeply involved in research & education as a highly respectable assistant professor in both NUS Yong Loo Lin and NTU lee Kong Chian school of medicine in Singapore.