Our Staff

Personalized patient care is what sets Southlakes Medical Practice apart.

Find out more about our experienced expert medical and clinical staff providing you with an exceptional health care experience.


Our team is led by Dr Ajantha Ediriweera (MBBS, DFM, FRACGP), Principal General Practitioner.

Dr Ajantha Ediriweera received her Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from the University of Colombo in 1994. Pursuing her special interest in family medicine, she successfully completed a Diploma in Family Medicine. 

Dr Ediriweera is a fellow of the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners. She has been working in the Dubbo region as a general practitioner for over 8 years, and involved in acute care at Wellington Health Services for over 4 years, serving the local community. Further, she has worked closely with residential aged care facilities in the region for over 4 yearsDr Ediriweera has significant experience in general practice with a special interest in mental health, women’s health and skin care. Her dedication to providing holistic care allows Dr Ediriweera to address the unique needs of each patient, with certified expertise and clinical precision.  


Dr Ajantha Ediriweera (MBBS, DFM, FRACGP)

Principal General Practitioner

Dr Madhuri Velagala

Dietitian

Susan Cosier

Practice Nurse

Brittany King

Practice Nurse

PATHOLOGY COLLECTOR

Pathology collector - Douglas Hanly Moir

Elvira Yap

Receptionist

Karthi Jegatheepan

Receptionist

James Joseph

Receptionist

Jayantha Ediriweera

Practice Manager