Dr Awini Gunasekera
Qualifications: BSc, MBBS, MRCP, FRCA, PGCert Medical Education, PGCert Medical Leadership and Management
Dr Gunasekera qualified From Guy’s and St Thomas’ Medical School in 2004. She completed her anaesthetic training in the West Midlands Deanery in 2015. She has undertaken both a 1 year fellowship in regional anaesthesia and 1 year fellowship in obstetric anaesthesia in the prestigious Melbourne Women's Maternity Unit.
She was appointed to St George's in May 2016 and anaesthetises for major gynaecological oncology surgery, day surgery and general surgical specialities as well as obstetrics. Her current role involves the development of an anaesthetic post natal follow up clinic to improve the experience for mothers who may have suffered post-dural puncture headache or other anaesthetic related complications.