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About Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan

Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan, MD is a Doctor primarily located in East Stroudsburg, PA, with other offices in New Brunswick, NJ and Reading, PA . She has 17 years of experience. Her specialties include Neurology and Sleep Medicine. Dr. Lakshminarayanan is affiliated with Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County, Reading Hospital & Medical Center and The Reading Hospital and Medical Center. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

18 Ratings with 7 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan is Good. Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan has been rated by 18 patients. From those 18 patients 7 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan is 3.1 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

175 E Brown St
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
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1 Robert Wood Johnson Pl
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
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301 S 7th Ave
Reading, PA 19611
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Specialties

Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan has the following 2 specialties

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Sleep Medicine

    A sleep medicine specialist is specially trained in diagnosing and treating disorders involving sleep.
    Sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome and insomnia are very common and can often cause other serious health issues, such as depression, asthma, and migraines. Sleep medicine specialists often work in sleep centers where they observe a patient while sleeping and monitor brain waves, behavior, and vital signs in order to identify the causes of sleep disturbance, or an inability to sleep (insomnia).
    Sleep medicine specialists treat patients through advising on sleep hygiene, providing cognitive behavioral therapy, using light therapy, or medical sleep aides.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan has the following 5 expertise

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Insomnia
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan has 3 board certified specialties

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Board Certifications

Dr. Sowmya Lakshminarayanan is Board Certified in 3 specialties

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One Star

Very rude her way or no way don't listen

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Dismissive and rude, no discussion allowed. I'm well versed in my conditions, and the fact she refused to listen to the recommendation from one physician and the question of another tells me she isn't qualified to treat me or anyone with a similar condition.

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Five Stars

This doctor really cares about the patient she listens she explains everything in a way that a normal People can understand one of the best specialists I ever seen

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One Star

It's either her way or no way. No discussion tolerated.

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Worst physician I have ever dealt with

Very rude, and dangerously uninformed. Avoid at all costs.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Lakshminarayanan is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Virtua Memorial Hospital Of Burlington County
  • Reading Hospital & Medical Center
  • The Reading Hospital and Medical Center
  • No admitting privileges
  • Education

    17 Years Experience

  • Madras Medical College

    Graduated in 1996

  • Accepted Insurance

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