I am a consultant vascular surgeon performing Aortic Surgery, Carotid Surgery, Bypass Surgery and Endovenous Interventions. I have a special interest in Thoracic Outlet Syndrome.
Mr Chandana Wijewardena
Audit and Governance lead for vascular surgery
Consultant Vascular Surgeon
My current role
I look after patients with peripheral arterial disease, arterial aneurysms (mainly aortic aneurysms) and carotid disease. I also treat patients with venous disease. I have a special interest in managing patients with thoracic outlet syndrome.
I am the lead for Audit and Governance for vascular surgery. I am an educational and clinical supervisor for Foundation Doctors and Specialist Registrars in Vascular Surgery.
I did my undergraduate and early postgraduate studies at the University of Colombo in Sri Lanka. I completed my specialist vascular surgery training in the UK in Cambridge. I started my consultant career as a Lecturer at the University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka, and then as a Consultant in General and Vascular Surgery at Queen Elizabeth Hospital Kings Lynn before joining Cambridge University Hospital.
Membership and accreditations
Fellow of The Royal College of Surgeons of England