Graduating with honors from the University Of Washington School Of Medicine in Seattle, Dr. Ellegala continued his studies with a neurosurgical residency at the University of Virginia. He spent a year as the Senior Registrar at Auckland Hospital, New Zealand, gaining expertise in Cranial Neurosurgery. He then went on to become a Fellow in Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Tumor Neurosurgery at Harvard's Brigham and Women's Hospital, perfecting the techniques of operating millimeter by millimeter along the fine network of blood vessels that surround the base of the human brain. Dr. Ellegala remained as a clinical instructor at Harvard collaborating with advanced engineering laboratories at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard. With them, he adapted ultrasonic surgical instruments to create the most precise tool available for spine and brain surgery. He continued a distinguished academic career researching and writing articles for prominent peer reviewed medical journals such as the New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Ellegala's revolutionary advancements thrust him to the forefront of his field. He is widely renowned as the leader in ultrasonic spine surgery. Patients and physicians travel from all over the world to seek his care and guidance.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ellegala to family and friends is 3.7 out of 5