Dr Anita Weerakoon is a Consultant Rheumatologist working at Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust and Nuffield Health Ipswich Hospital. She gained higher specialist training in Rheumatology at Ipswich Hospital and Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital and passed the Specialty Certificate Examination in Rheumatology in 2010.
Dr Weerakoon is the Clinical Lead in Rheumatology at Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust. She has experience in management of a wide spectrum of Rheumatic disorders and has special interest in Inflammatory Arthritis including Spondyloarthritis.
Dr Weerakoon is involved in teaching medical students, junior doctors, GPs and patient groups.
Dr Weerakoon encourages active patient participation and shared decision making in providing high quality patient care.
Inflammatory arthritis including Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Axial Spondyloarthritis.
- Joint and soft tissue injections
English and Sinhalese
MSc in Health Sciences
- British Society of Rheumatology
- Fellow Royal College of Physicians
- British Medical Association
- Medical Defence Union
Other post held
- Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust
Insurers Dr Anita Weerakoon works with
Dr Anita Weerakoon works with the following private medical insurance providers:
- Benenden Health
Dr Anita Weerakoon does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Anita Weerakoon does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Anita Weerakoon does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.