Black and white square portrait of Nisansala Nagodavithana.

Dr Nisansala Nagodavithana

Consultant Dermatologist MBBS, MD, FACD

Dr Nisa received her MBBS in 2007 and obtained her MD Dermatology in 2014 from Sri Lanka. She trained further in Dermatology in several public Hospitals in Western Australia including Royal Perth Hospital, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Fiona Stanley Hospital and Princess Margert Hospital as a Dermatology Fellow.

Nisa has practiced as a Consultant Dermatologist in public and private sector in Sri Lanka for over 5 years before moving to Australia. She has also been involved in teaching undergraduate medical students, junior doctors and post graduate doctors during her time in Teaching Hospitals.

Nisa has been involved in clinical as well as academic dermatology. She is interested in dermatology research and has presented her work in international conferences and published in leading journals. She has also contributed to books by co-authoring chapters specially on Pigmentary Dermatoses, fungal infections etc. and she is also a reviewer for several dermatology journals.

Her interests include pigmentary disorders, tropical dermatology, inflammatory dermatoses of skin including acne, blistering disorders, eczema and psoriasis.