about us

The people behind HCC Kandy and Dr. Smoothie Cafe in Kandy and our short story.


HCC Center of Integrated Medicines in Kandy started in November 2010 by Dr. Rathna Heenkenda who comes from a reputed traditional Ayurvedic Family (Bogodapala & Heenkenda). From his childhood, he has been in contact with Ayurvedic Medicine; he studied Acupuncture and Homeopathy in Sri Lanka and India. He is a Sri Lankan Government Registered Doctor (Reg. No.SL.H.M.C 1115).

Dr. Heenkenda has more than 12 years of experience in healing people and has treated more than 3,000 patients since his the start of his medical career. Besides of healing people, Dr. Heenkenda offers also courses and a comprehensive professional training to those who are willing to learn Massage or Ayurveda in Sri Lanka.

His Wife is running Dr.Smoothie Cafe where you can find different type of smoothies, always made with fresh and local fruits and other traditional Sri Lankan foods and snacks.

Since this year 2019 Dr. Heenkenda and his wife are running a Health Home Stay located in the outskirts of the city of Kandy. They offer to travelers the possibility to live a real Sri Lankan experience: living with a family and enjoying the peaceful area of the outskirts of Kandy as well as enjoying traditional home-made Sri Lankan Food.

We want to share our experience in the medical and health field in order to give a different feeling to local and tourists who visit Sri Lanka with medical purposes or want to enjoy a different experience in this magical island.

Do you have any question about  HCC Kandy, Dr. Smoothie or Health Home Stay? Do not hesitate in writing or contacting us directly and we will reply very quick!  

Contact & bookings:

Phone: +94 71 44 2608


you can find us in:

No. 259, D. S. Senanayake Street