Patients' Choice Award
On-Time Doctor Award
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area
Top 10 Doctor - State
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree
Dr. Shankar Lakshman is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
specialties & expertise
Dr. Shankar Lakshman has the following 17 areas of expertise, 2 specialties and 2 board certifications.
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University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine graduated in 1998
University Of Tennessee
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