Dr Jayani Wickrematunga

Dr Jayani Wickrematunga

  • Psychiatry
Hospitals
St John of God Pinelodge Clinic
1480 Heatherton Road
Dandenong 3175 VIC
03 8793 9333
03 8793 9330

Where we are

9A Hopetoun Avenue Morwell VIC 3840
26 Seymour Street Traralgon VIC 3844

Dr Wickrematunga gained her MBBS qualifications to become a medical doctor in Sri Lanka and commenced post graduate studies in Psychiatry in Sri Lanka. She completed a post graduate degree MD (Psych) in 2008 and undertook two years of advanced training in Sri Lanka. 

Dr Wickrematunga came to Australia in March 2011 and worked as a senior registrar in psychiatry at North Western Mental Health – Melbourne Health until December 2014, after which she commenced employment as a psychiatrist at Latrobe Regional Hospital (LRH). 

Dr Wickrematunga gained her Fellowship with the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) in 2018 and has continued working as a consultant psychiatrist at LRH and in private practice. 

She is an adjunct lecturer at Monash University, accredited for ECT and a trainer of registrars for RANZCP. 

Special interests:

  • Women’s mental health
  • Mood disorders
  • Treating culturally diverse people

Specialties:
  • Psychiatry

Sub-Specialties:
  • Addictions medicine - drug and alcohol
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Child and adolescent mental health
  • Mood disorders
  • Obsessive compulsive disorder
  • Perinatal mental health
  • Personality disorders
  • Psychotic disorders
  • Trauma

Special Interests:
Women’s mental health, Mood disorders, Treating culturally diverse people

  • MBBS
  • FRANZCP
  • MD
  • Adult ADHD
  • Forensic patients
  • Sinhalese

Telehealth consultations: Yes

Treats Children: Yes

St John of God Pinelodge Clinic
1480 Heatherton Road
Dandenong 3175 VIC
03 8793 9333
03 8793 9330

Where we are

9A Hopetoun Avenue Morwell VIC 3840
26 Seymour Street Traralgon VIC 3844
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