Dr Monika de Silva
Dr Monika de Silva is a consultant rheumatologist in National Hospital of Sri Lanka(NHSL) ,the premier tertiary care hospital of the country.She is also an honorary senior lecturer in the faculty of Medicine, University of Colombo.
Dr Monika is the immediate past president of College of Specialists in Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Sri Lanka.She is a member of the Specialty Board in Rheumatology & Rehabilitation, of Post Graduate Institute of Medicine(PGIM), University of Colombo. She is also a member of the specialty board in Sports & Exercise Medicine in PGIM.
She completed fellowship in Rheumatology in University of Alberta, Edmonton.
Her special interests include early treatment of rheumatoid arthritis with methotrexate and leflunomide, management of SLE with minimising steroids,vasculitis,gout and JIA.
She also has several publications in the field of rheumatology.