Hemashi K. Perera, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor
General Obstetrics & Gynecology

To schedule an appointment: 646-317-4802
Language(s) Spoken: Spanish

Practice Location(s)

ColumbiaDoctors Uptown

Herbert Irving Pavilion

161 Fort Washington Ave

(between 165th & 168th St)

New York, NY 10032

ColumbiaDoctors Midtown

51 West 51st St, 3rd FL

(between 5th and 6th Ave)

New York, NY 10019


Dr. Perera is an obstetrician/gynecologist providing prenatal care and a wide range of gynecological services. Educated at the University of Pennsylvania and the Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons, Dr. Perera received her training in OB/GYN at the Columbia University Medical Center. Her positive experiences during training led her to join the faculty at Columbia. Dr. Perera was drawn to obstetrics and gynecology as she enjoys providing thorough primary and preventative care to women of all ages and patient centered prenatal and obstetric care. She has a special interest in resident and medical student education and received the Arnold P. Gold Foundation’s Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award. She is proficient in Spanish.


Board Certified: Board Eligible
Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
Residency Training: New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY



Arnold P. Gold Foundation’s Humanism and Excellence in Teaching Award; Thomas F. Cock Prize, Excellence in Obstetrics & Gynecology; Arnold P. Gold Foundation Honor Society