After her graduation with Bachelors of Dental Sciences degree, Dr. Nilu Gunawickrama completed her Post Graduate studies at Melbourne University and Masters Degree (Masters of Public Health) at Deakin University, Australia. She has also obtained Graduate Certificate of Clinical Dentistry from University of Melbourne, Australia.
Dr. Nilu received a scholarship from Dental Health Services Victoria for her high achievements as a post graduate student who studied for Australian Dental Council Exams. As a Dentist, Nilu has more than 12 years’ experience as a general dentist, both in Australia and in Sri Lanka. She started her career as a general dentist in Australia with Ballarat Health Services and then worked for Albury Wodonga Health.
She has provided her services as a dentist for Queensland Health and Dental Health Services Victoria, Gympie Hospital Dental Clinic and Caloundra Hospital, and won the hearts of many patients for providing excellent care.
She is very competent and skilled in treating patients with complicated medical conditions and has a well deserved reputation as a highly experienced Dentist with a warm and caring manner.
At present, she works as the Principal Dentist at Achernar Dental Care in Melbourne. Dr. Nilu is very passionate about cosmetic dentistry, Root Canal Treatments and Oral Surgery, specially the minor oral surgical procedures. Her passion is to provide high quality dentistry combined with a gentle approach.