The Siddhlapa Ayurveda Hospital is the premier facility of its kind in Sri Lanka and is situated in Mount Lavinia, just south of Colombo.
This pioneering hospital is dedicated to the memory of the late Dr. Hendrick de Silva Hettigoda, renowned ayurveda kidney specialist. All medicines used are authentically prepared according to ancient ayurvedic formulae and therapies are performed by a respected, professional group of well-experienced Therapists. The areas of medical specialisation include Internal Medicine; Paediatry; Psychology; Oto-Rhino-Laryngology; Surgery; Toxicology; Sexology; and Rejuvenation. Resident Facilities The 30-bed hospital offers residential treatment and patients can choose from several categories of rooms with all the modern facilities. Out Patients Department A permanent cadre of ayurvedic doctors performs general physician services for out patients. They also perform a referral service to specialists when it is considered necessary. Consultation of Specialists The Siddhalepa Hospital has established a network of the best ayurvedic specialists in the country. They are available on a permanent consultancy service with clinics maintained at the hospital. Clinics Ayurvedic doctors, specialising in the following ailments can be channelled at our clinics: Rheumatic ailments; Skin diseases; Dislocated bones and fractures; Eye problems; Childrens’ conditions; Gynecological problems; Urinary problems; Snake bites; Kidney problems; Catarrh; Asthma; High blood pressure; Diabetes as well many other ailments. Pharmaceutical Factory All medicines used at the Siddhalepa Ayurveda Hospital, are scientifically prepared at our pharmaceutical factory. Only medically approved herbs and dry ingredients are used in these preparations. To ensure authenticity, we obtain these herbs directly from farmers. The “Panchakarma” Unit A complete course of “Panchakarma” treatment is offered at the Hospital by a specialist. This course normally takes four to eight weeks to administer.