Department of Veterinary Clinical Science

Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science

Dr. D. D. Niranjala de Silva

Prof.Ariyaratne

Dr. D. D. Niranjala de Silva

Senior Lecturer in Veterinary Surgery

Office Address :

Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences,
Faculty of Veterinary Medicine & Animal Science, University of Peradeniya,
Peradeniya 20400, Sri Lanka

Email :  niranjalad@yahoo.com
Phone :  +94 81 5652/5638018
Education :
  • BVSc (Peradeniya)
  • PhD (Cantab)
Research Interests:
  • Wound treatment & management
  • Pain management
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Zoonotic Diseases
Publications(selected):
  • De Silva, D.D.N. (1996)."Domosedan" as a sedative analgesic in indigenous buffalo. In:The role of buffalo in rural development in Asia. Ed.Perera et.al. NARESA press.
  • Herath, UTK., Horadagoda, NU, de Silva, LNA and de Silva, DDN (2002). Palatoschisis (cleft palate) and associated facial anomalies in a Friesian calf. SLVJ, Vol.49 (I), pp 9-14.
  • Jayathilake, PS, Edirisinghe,U and de Silva, DDN. (2003) Use of Clove oil to anaesthetize female wild guppy (Poecilia reticulata)for short duration. Tropical Agricultural Research, Vol. 15, pp 235-241.
  • Matibag Gino C.,Kamigaki,Taro., Kumarasiri, Pallegoda VR, Wijewardena,Thula G, Kalupahana Anil W. Dissanayake, DR Auruddhika, De Silva, DD Niranjala. Gunawardena, GS Panduka DeS, Obayashi,Yoshhide, Kanda, Koji and Thamashiro, Hiko (2007) Knowledge, attitudes, and practices survey of rabies in a community in Sri Lanka. Environmental and Preventive Medicine Vol. 12, No.2 pp.84-89.