Primary Care and Specialties

Batlagundu Lakshminarayanan

Batlagundu Lakshminarayanan, MD, FACP Cardiologist

101 West University Avenue  Champaign, IL 61820 217.366.1304

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." 


Christ Hospital and Medical Center/University of Illinois at Chicago, Oak Lawn, Cardiovascular Medicine; Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago, IL, Nuclear Cardiology


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

Medical School

Medical Degree from Thanjavure Medical School, University of Madras, India


American Board of Internal Medicine, American Board of Cardiovascular Medicine, and American Board of Nuclear Cardiology

Get to know Batlagundu Lakshminarayanan

Why I Became a Medical Provider

"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.


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.

Hospital Affiliaton

Carle Foundation Hospital

Additional Locations
Champaign, IL

Christie Clinic on University

101 West University Avenue

Champaign, IL 61820

Main Phone: (217) 366-1200
Billing Services: (217) 366-1382
Toll Free: (888) 391-0412

Urbana, IL

The Carle Foundation Hospital

611 W Park St.

Urbana, IL 61801

(217) 383-3311

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