Ms Nishanthi Gurusinghe FRACS

2019 ASM Scientific Convenor & Consultant Colorectal Surgeon – Launceston General Hospital

Ms Nishanthi Gurusinghe received her FRACS, in 2009.

Following this, she completed sub-specialty training in Colorectal surgery in New Zealand. During this time, she pursued her interest in teaching, gaining a diploma in Clinical Education.

In 2014 Nishanthi emigrated to Tasmania to work as a Colorectal Surgeon at the Launceston General Hospital.  She has been the Training Supervisor at the Launceston General Hospital for five years. She has recently been appointed to the General Surgeons Australia Board of Directors.  

Nishanthi is Mum to Theo who is nearly three years old.

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