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About Dr. Lalantha Samarasinghe
Dr. Lalantha Samarasinghe, MD, BS, MBBS is a Doctor primarily located in Westwood, NJ. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Cardiovascular Disease and Internal Medicine. Dr. Samarasinghe is affiliated with Valley Hospital. Dr. Samarasinghe has received 5 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Lalantha Samarasinghe has the following 2 specialties
- Cardiovascular Disease
- Internal Medicine
An internist is a physician who focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of conditions that affect the adult population—both acute and chronic.
These doctors are often who adults see as their primary physicians because they treat a broad range of illnesses that do not require surgical or specialist interventions. They also work to help a patient maintain optimal health in order to prevent the onset of disease.
In addition to treating the common cold and flu, internists also treat chronic diseases like diabetes and heart disease.
Dr. Lalantha Samarasinghe is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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was the best doctor,friend. human being there was he will be in my heart FOREVER
You could not find a better doctor. He has been treating my entire family for decades. He is always able to quickly and accurately diagnose and begin appropriate and effective treatment! But even more impressive than his medical ability is his kindness and compassion. He's truly one in a million and I wish more doctors could model themselves after Dr. Samarasinghe.
Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2014, 2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
The Patients' Choice Award - 5 Year Honoree is a recognition granted only to those doctors whose ratings have reflected excellence in care for five years in a row. Only 1% of all doctors in the United States are bestowed this honor by their patients.
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014, 2015)
Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.
Dr. Samarasinghe is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
46 Years Experience
University Of Colombo
Graduated in 1967
Englewood Hospital & Medical Center
Please contact the office for more information.
Locations & Directions49 Sullivan St, Westwood, NJ
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