Dr. Malithi Jayasundara MD, RhMSUS (Dr. Jay) is an experienced board-certified rheumatologist focused on providing individualized patient care for complex disease conditions. In addition to various rheumatological diseases, she is also interested in working with women in reproductive age with autoimmune diseases. She has been practicing since 2017 as a rheumatologist in Bangor, Maine and Durham, North Carolina prior to joining Wilmington Health.

Dr. Jay completed her Rheumatology fellowship at Duke University in 2017. She grew up in Sri Lanka and graduated from the University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine from University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria. At Duke, Dr. Jay was involved in multiple publications and other scholarly activities. She also possesses a Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Certification in Rheumatology.

Patient Satisfaction

Our patient satisfaction surveys help us identify areas of improvement to work toward providing you with the best healthcare in the area. Patient satisfaction, along with increasing the quality of care delivered and reducing healthcare costs, are the three organizational objectives we focus on each and every day.

How does Malithi Jayasundara compare?

  • How would you rate getting an appointment as soon as you needed? 

    4.49 out of 5
  • How would you rate how well this provider communicates? (easy to understand, listens carefully to you, shows respect for what you had to say, sensitivity, friendliness)

    4.76 out of 5
  • Using a number from 1 to 5, where 5 is the best provider possible and 1 is the worst provider possible, what number would you use to rate this provider?

    4.82 out of 5
  • When this provider orders a blood test, x-ray, or other test for you, how would you rate how well this provider’s office follows up to give you those results?

    4.69 out of 5


She has helped me more than any doctor before. She is caring. She hears you. She is responsive. I think she is amazing.

Susan S.