Dr. Christopher Gunasekera, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 67

Dr. Gunasekera

SCV Inpatient Program

751 S Bascom Ave San Jose, CA 95128

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Dr. Christopher Gunasekera, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in San Jose, CA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from U Sri Lanka-Colombo Fac Med medical school in 1978. He is affiliated with Santa Clara Valley Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Gunasekera to book an appointment.


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    I have seen this Doctor before and I do not recommend him as a Primary. Ridiculous and petty, and I would not want someone else to go through the horrible experience I had as a patient.
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    • Difficult to schedule appointment
    • Appointment was rushed
    • Didn't listen or answer questions
    • Didn't explain conditions well
    • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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    Biography

    Dr. Christopher Gunasekera, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in San Jose, CA and has over 43 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    Education

    1985
    Cook Co Hosp
    Residency Hospital
    1981
    Mercy Hospital of Philadelphia
    Internship Hospital
    1978
    U Sri Lanka-Colombo Fac Med
    Medical School

    Languages

    • English
    • Sinhala

    Awards

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    Dr. Gunasekera frequently treats Nail and Nail Bed Infection, Liver Function Test, and Acute Bronchitis. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Gunasekera treats.

    Where is Dr. Christopher Gunasekera, MD's office located?

    Dr. Gunasekera's office is located at 751 S Bascom Ave, San Jose, CA 95128. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Dr. Gunasekera speaks Sinhala and English. View profile to see all.

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    Check if Dr. Gunasekera treats your condition or procedure

    Dr. Gunasekera's conditions and procedures:

    • Abdominal Disorders
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
    • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Actinic Keratosis
    • Acute Bronchitis
    • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Acute Pharyngitis
    • Acute Sinusitis
    • Acute Tonsillitis
    • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
    • ADHD and-or ADD
    • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
    • Allergic Conjunctivitis
    • Allergic Reaction
    • Allergic Rhinitis
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anemia
    • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Asthma
    • Ataxia
    • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
    • Atrophic Vaginitis
    • Back Pain
    • Balanoposthitis
    • Bedsores
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
    • Bladder Diseases
    • Bladder Infection
    • Blood Disorders
    • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
    • Bone Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Breast Pain
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
    • Burn Injuries
    • Bursitis
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
    • Canker Sore
    • Cardiovascular Stress Test
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cellulitis
    • Chest Pain
    • Cholesterol Screening
    • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pain
    • Chronic Pharyngitis
    • Chronic Sinusitis
    • Cluster Headache
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Cold Sore
    • Common Cold
    • Constipation
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Cough
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • Dehydration
    • Dermatitis
    • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
    • Diabetes Screening
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diarrhea
    • Difficulty With Walking
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Dizziness
    • Dysentery
    • Dyshydrotic Eczema
    • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
    • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
    • Ear Disorders
    • Earwax Buildup
    • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
    • Emphysema
    • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
    • Enteritis
    • Erectile Dysfunction
    • Essential Tremor
    • Fever
    • Fibromyalgia
    • Folliculitis
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fungal Infections
    • Fungal Nail Infection
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastroparesis
    • Genital Herpes
    • Gonorrhea Screening
    • Gout
    • Hair Loss
    • Hammer Toe
    • Headache
    • Heart Disease
    • Heart Palpitations
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis A Screening
    • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
    • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
    • Hepatitis Screening
    • Herpes Simplex Infection
    • Herpes Simplex Screening
    • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
    • Hidradenitis
    • Hip Pointer Injuries
    • Hip Sprain
    • HIV Screening
    • Hoarse Voice (Dysphonia)
    • Hyperkalemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypotension
    • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Immunization Administration
    • Impetigo
    • Indigestion
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Insomnia
    • Intertrigo
    • Iron Metabolism Disorders
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Itchy Skin
    • Joint Pain
    • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Sprain
    • Larynx Conditions
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Leg and Foot Ulcers
    • Limb Cramp
    • Limb Pain
    • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Liver Damage from Alcohol
    • Liver Function Test
    • Low Back Pain
    • Low Blood Oxygen Level
    • Malaise and Fatigue
    • Mastodynia
    • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
    • Migraine
    • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
    • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
    • Muscle Weakness
    • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
    • Nasopharyngitis
    • Nausea
    • Neck Muscle Strain
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Neurogenic Bladder
    • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
    • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
    • Nosebleed
    • Obesity
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteoporosis
    • Otitis Media
    • Outer Ear Infection
    • Overactive Bladder
    • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
    • Pap Smear
    • Partial Lung Collapse
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Pharyngitis
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
    • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pneumonia
    • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
    • Pollen Allergy
    • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
    • Polyneuropathy
    • Prostate Cancer Screening
    • Prostatitis
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rash
    • Ringworm
    • Salivary Gland Stones and Inflammation
    • Scabies
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Seborrheic Dermatitis
    • Second-Degree Burns
    • Secondary Hypertension
    • Sepsis
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
    • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
    • Shingles
    • Shortness of Breath
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sinusitis
    • Skin Infections
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Sleep Disorders
    • Sleep-Related Leg Cramp
    • Sore Throat
    • Speech, Language and Learning Disorders
    • Spondylosis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Still's Disease
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Swimmer's Ear
    • Swine Flu
    • Tension Headache
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Throat Pain
    • Thrombosis
    • Thyroid Disease
    • Thyroid Screening
    • Tinnitus
    • Tonsillitis
    • Torticollis
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Ulcer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Urinary Incontinence
    • Urinary Stones
    • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • Venous Insufficiency
    • Vertigo
    • Viral Enteritis
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
    • Wheezing
    • Yeast Infections

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    (408) 885-5000

    Dr. Gunasekera accepts the following insurance:

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    LocalPlus
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    SCV Inpatient Program751 S Bascom Ave San Jose, CA 95128
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