Professor M.A.M.Sidheeque

BDS (Cey), FDSRCPS(Glas), C. OMF Radiol (Osaka)
Consultant Oral Physician



Current Positions:

Consultant Oral Physician, Primrose Dental Hospital

Professor in Oral Medicine and Consultant Oral Physician, University Dental Hospital, Peradeniya, Sri Lanka



Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and Physicians, Glasgow, UK

Bachelor of Dental Surgery, University of Ceylon, Sri Lanka

Certificate of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Osaka, Japan



Thirty nine (39) years (1972 to date) of clinical experience including:

Nine(9) years of service in British National Health Service hospitals in the field of oral surgery and oral medicine(1978-1984; 2002-2004)

Six (6) years of service in the Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia as a Consultant Oral Surgeon.(1985-1991)

Twenty (20) years of service as Consultant Oral Physician, University Dental Hospital, Peradeniya (1991-to date)


Key Areas of Expertise:

Diagnosis and management of Orofacial pain including temporomandibular disorders

Oral mucosal diseases including, infections, ulceration, potentially malignant diseases and early oral cancer

Salivary gland diseases including dry mouth

Orofacial problems associated with systemic (general) diseases

Miscellaneous non-surgical orofacial problems