Physician Detail

Shirvinda A. Wijesekera, MD

Practice

Connecticut Orthopaedic Specialists, PC

Specialty

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified < Accepting new patients for this specialty
Spine Surgery < Accepting new patients for this specialty

Areas of Interest

Adult Scoliosis, Fracture Care, Malignant Tumors, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Minimally Invasive Techniques, Myelopathy, Orthopaedic Trauma, Pelvis Sarcoma, Salvage and Reconstructive Techniques, Sciatica, Spine Robotics, Spine Surgery-Complex, Spine Surgery-Degenerative, Spine Trauma, Trauma/Fractures

Physician Quicklink

https://hartfordhealthcare.org/ShirvindaWijesekera

Institute URL

https://CTOrthoinstitute.org

Phone

203.865.6784

Call for Appointment

Gender
Male

Languages
English


Office Locations


Hospitals and Organizations


Bio

Dr. Wijesekera is an Orthopaedic Spinal Surgeon who specializes in adult and pediatric spinal surgery, spinal deformity and spinal trauma. He attended Boston University for his undergraduate studies. After graduating Alpha Omega Alpha from Boston University School of Medicine, 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 joined The Orthopaedic Group, LLC in New Haven, Connecticut, and brings spinal surgery expertise to a well rounded and equipped practice of orthopaedic surgeons.


Education

Medical School

  • Boston University School of Medicine MD

Internship

  • LAC and USC Medical Center

Residency

  • LAC and USC Medical Center

Fellowship

  • University of California Medical Center

Hartford HealthCare


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