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Kosala Samarasinghe, MD

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Dr. Kosala Samarasinghe, MD

Contact

Scripps Coastal Medical Center Hillcrest
501 Washington Street
San Diego, CA 92103
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Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Biography

As an internal medicine specialist, Kosala Samarasinghe, MD, provides comprehensive primary care with interests in geriatrics and preventive medicine.


Dr. Samarasinghe believes in taking the time to listen to his patients and providing compassionate care. He also seeks to engage and educate his patients about maintaining a healthy lifestyle.


In his spare time, Dr. Samarasinghe enjoys playing sports, skiing with his family and coaching his kids’ basketball teams.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2003

Medical Education

  • American University of the Caribbean, MD, 1998

Internships

  • Western Reserve Care System, Internal Medicine, 2000

Residencies

  • Western Reserve Care System, Internal Medicine, 2002
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