B. Lakshmi, MD
Urbana, IL 61801
Now accepting new patients
"I give holistic care, looking at the patient as a whole. I want my patients to feel comfortable and at home. I strive to always treat my patients extremely well."
- Medical School:
Thanjavure Medical School, University of Madras, India
Madras Medical College, University of Madras, India, Internal Medicine; Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, Norwich James Paget Hospital, Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom, Internal Medicine;Christ Hospital and Medical Center/University of Illinois at Chicago
Christ Hospital and Medical Center/University of Illinois at Chicago, Oak Lawn, Cardiovascular Medicine; Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, Nuclear Cardiology
American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Cardiovascular Medicine, and American Board of Nuclear Cardiology
Get to know B. Lakshmi
Why I Chose Health Care
"I lost two younger brothers due to brain infections. My parents developed a distrust of doctors. I decided to become a physician to be a model for care and compassion."
Department of Cardiology
In the Department of Cardiology, Dr. Lakshmi diagnoses and treats diseases of the heart and blood vessels. He also performs noninvasive and invasive diagnostic tests including cardiac catheterization and transesophageal echoes, and he implants pacemakers to correct irregular heart rhythms.
Carle Foundation Hospital and Provena Covenant Medical Center
Dr. Lakshmi enjoys teaching residents and medical students, and he loves traveling, particularly to the UK. He is also interested in Indian temple architecture and preventive cardiology.
- Dr. B. Lakshmi Profile (393kb)