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Message From The President SLOA
Dr. C. Ananda Ellawala

I welcome you to the website of The Sri Lanka Orthopaedic Association. Our association is committed to the improvement of standard of the care given to the orthopaedic and trauma patients. We continue to provide educational programmes to our members and trainees to achieve this aim. We also join in hands with the Department of Health Services to improve the facilities and to provide optimum care to a wider population. More »


History of Orthopaedics in Sri Lanka

A hundred years ago, practice of orthopaedics came within the domain of general surgeons. This was the state of the art, even in developed western nations. Since then It has grown in to the specialty it is today, with even sub-specialization in areas such as arthroscopy and spinal surgery. All along, Sri Lanka has had as its model the British system of medicine and surgery and we have followed their trends.

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