Dr Sumith

Dr. Sumith Gunawardane is a highly experienced and respected dental surgeon, with an impressive track record in the field of dentistry. He holds a BDS degree and an MBA. With his extensive training and expertise, Dr. Gunawardane has helped countless patients achieve beautiful, healthy smiles.

In addition to his work at Cayo Dental as the Clinical Director, Dr. Gunawardane has held various important positions, including as a former Dental Surgeon at the Ministry of Health in Sri Lanka and a former Visiting Dental Surgeon for the Sri Lanka Navy. He is also the Chairman of the Wedasara Foundation, a charitable organization that provides medical and dental care to underprivileged communities in Sri Lanka.

Dr. Gunawardane is an active member of the Sri Lanka Dental Association and a former Affiliate Member of the American Dental Association. He also serves as a member of the Expert Committee on Prevention of Road Traffic Crashes for the Sri Lanka Medical Association. With his dedication to his patients and his commitment to advancing the field of dentistry, Dr. Gunawardane is truly one of the best dental professionals in Sri Lanka.

In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Gunawardane is a respected researcher in the dental field. He has conducted extensive research on topics such as dental public health, quality of life, and oral cancer, and has published several papers in international dental journals.

Dr. Sumith GUnawardane,

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    Best Dental Clinic in Sri Lanka

    Came here after breaking a premolar on my trip to Sri Lanka. I arrived on Monday and Sunday everything was resolved after 3 appointments, root treatment, teeth whitening and crown placement. The dentist and his team are very knowledgeable, explain all the steps and did a great job at a modest price. If you are in Kandy and need a good dentist I recommend him, I am very satisfied.


    Dr. Sumith Gunawardane is a highly experienced and respected dentist who has been practicing for over 10 years. He is well-known for his expertise in a wide range of dental procedures, including crowns and bridges, teeth whitening, dentures, dental implants, and general dentistry.

    One of Dr. Gunawardane’s areas of expertise is crown and bridges. This involves using dental crowns and bridges to restore damaged or missing teeth. Dr. Gunawardane uses state-of-the-art materials and techniques to ensure that his patients receive the best possible results. He is skilled in both traditional and implant-supported crowns and bridges, allowing him to offer a range of options to his patients.

    Teeth Whitening in Sri Lanka

    Dr. Gunawardane is also known for his skill in teeth whitening. He uses the latest whitening techniques to brighten patients’ teeth, providing them with a brighter, more confident smile. He offers both in-office and at-home whitening treatments, depending on the patient’s preferences and needs.

    Another area of expertise for Dr. Gunawardane is dentures. He has extensive experience in creating custom dentures that fit comfortably and look natural. He uses the latest materials and techniques to ensure that his patients receive dentures that are durable and long-lasting.

    Dr. Gunawardane is also highly skilled in dental implants, a popular option for replacing missing teeth. He uses advanced implant technology to provide his patients with permanent, natural-looking replacement teeth. He works closely with each patient to ensure that their implant treatment is tailored to their individual needs.

    Overall, Dr. Sumith Gunawardane is a skilled and experienced dentist who is committed to providing his patients with the highest quality care. His expertise in crown and bridges, teeth whitening, dentures, dental implants, and general dentistry makes him an excellent choice for anyone looking for a reliable and experienced dentist.

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    Dr. Sumith Gunawardane is a highly skilled and experienced dentist, with over 10 years of experience in the field. He has earned a reputation for excellence in all aspects of general dentistry, including crown and bridge work, teeth whitening, dentures, and dental implants.

    • Work Experience
    • Research Experiences
    • International / National activities
    • Director, Dental Surgeon, Cayo Dental, Cayo Holdings Private Limited
    • Visiting Dental Surgeon, Sri Lanka Navy
    • Dental Surgeon, Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka
    • Dental Surgeon, Mother and Baby Care Channelling Centre, Kandy
    • Assistant Lecturer- Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka.
    • Dental Surgeon, Primrose Dental Surgery Pvt Ltd, Kandy.
    • Research Assistant, Clinical Microbiology Industry Collaborative Research Unit, Division of Microbiology, Faculty of Dental Sciences, University of Peradeniya.
    • Director, Wedasara Foundation

    Sumith Gunawardane, Kanchana Kapugama. Silicone Gel for Surgical Scar Reduction of an Oral Cancer Patient. Journal of Cancer Research and Treatment. Vol. 5, No. 1, 2017, pp 9-14. http://pubs.sciepub.com/jcrt/5/1/2

    SR Gunawardane, AM Attygalla. The Dredging Method: an Alternative Technique for Conservative Management of Ameloblastoma. A Case Report. Sri Lanka Dental Journal 47 (02), 23-27

    Gunawardane S, Ariyasinghe S, Rajapakse S. Study of the relationship between taste sensation and dental caries experience among dental students. Indian J Oral Sci 2016; 7:99-102

    Sumith Gunawardane, Randilini Angammana, Shyama Bannaheka, and Manil Fonseka, “Oral Health Status and the Impact of Socio-behavioral Factors in Institutionalized Children – Sri Lanka.” American Journal of Public Health Research, vol. 4, no. 5 (2016): 176-180. doi: 10.12691/ajphr-4-5-3.

    • Sri Lankan Coordinator, Knowledge Exchange Project 2016, University of Hong Kong
    • Editor – Sri Lanka Dental Association, Kandy Branch. – 2017
    • Organizing Committee Member –First National Conference on Cleft Lip and Plate in Sri Lanka 2016 – Sri Lanka Association of Cleft Lip, Plate and Craniofacial Anomalies.
    • Member of Rotary Club of Kandy Heritage  2017
    • Member of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer 2016
    • Life member of Sri Lanka Dental Association
    • Affiliate Member of American Dental Association 2014

    Cayo Dental in Kandy, Sri Lanka offers top-quality care in a welcoming environment, using advanced technology and a skilled team of professionals.

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