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Viraine Weerasooriya, MD

4.9 out of 5 stars




Clinical Interests:

General Pediatric Gastroenterology
Crohn’s and colitis
GI care for the Complex Pediatric Patient
Fecal Incontinence with constipation
Nutrition/Feeding disorders

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Viraine Weerasooriya, M.D. is a Pediatric Gastroenterologist and Medical Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology.

Education & Training

Medical School:

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL


Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital


Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital


Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Board Certification(s):

General Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology

Patient Reviews

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  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Quality of Care

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    Explained Things Clearly

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    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

  • 4.9out of 5 stars

    Showed Courtesy & Respect

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    Likelihood to Recommend

4.9 out of 5 (73 ratings, 31 comments)

  • May 24, 2022

    fantastic doctor

  • May 24, 2022

    Dr W is an awesome doctor! Takes the time to listen and explain his observations.

  • May 23, 2022

    Everyone was very professional.

  • May 5, 2022

    Everyone was excellent from the beginning of the scheduling appointment to the actual appointment with the doctor

  • Apr 30, 2022

    I am so impressed with this doctor. He was so patient with us. Made us feel comfortable and explained everything so well. He's an excellent physician with great beside manner

  • Apr 23, 2022

    We had a nice visit and appreciate everyone's time.

  • Mar 31, 2022

    For a first time visit I thought Dr. W was very personable, and easy to talk to. We felt comfortable taking our [patient] to him.

  • Mar 5, 2022

    A very pleasant experience. We did not have to wait long for our appointment.

  • Mar 3, 2022

    He provides top notch care! So glad he came back to Fort Myers. His level of expertise is first class and is very kind. He can relate to caregivers and listens.

  • Feb 24, 2022

    I felt listened to and not rushed going through my daughter's medical history and current issue.

  • Feb 21, 2022

    Dr. Weerasooriya himself was excellent with my daughter & I. He was patient and understanding, a great listener, & explained everything thoroughly.

  • Feb 16, 2022

    very impressed

  • Feb 15, 2022

    We loved Dr. W. So, so nice and knowledgeable. Great experience.

  • Feb 3, 2022

    Every person I encountered the appointment day at this facility, was very friendly, very helpful, very kind, and very thorough. Thank you for an excellent visit, looking forward to the follow up

  • Feb 3, 2022

    We are thrilled to have been connected with Dr. W. This was my son's first visit to a gastroenterologist, and the experience couldn't have gone better. Dr. W. was friendly, knowledgeable and put us both at ease. He took the time to make sure I fully understood the diagnosis and at-home instructions. High praise, would recommend him without hesitation.

  • Jan 28, 2022

    My wife and I both work in healthcare and have been for decades. Dr W. is an amazing provider and extremely knowledgeable, thorough, and patient. I will highly recommend him to any friends or colleagues seeking pediatric GI.

  • Jan 28, 2022

    Dr. W gives my daughter as much time as needed. We never feel rushed.

  • Jan 7, 2022

    Dr. Weerasoriya fully understands complex needs and very much works with me as part of the team to keep my son healthy. I am grateful for him getting us back on track.

  • Jan 4, 2022

    I love this office and absolutely love Dr. W! He's got amazing bedside manner, friendly, inclusive and just all around awesome! Would absolutely recommend him and this GI office to any mom with a child needing GI care.

  • Dec 4, 2021

    Kudos are not enough for Dr Weerasoriya. He should be enshrined. He''s saved our daughter''s life multiple times and saved her parents'' sanity along with it. Technology being what it is these days , you should CLONE him. Dr [NAME], Naples. (No anonymity neede d)

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