Dr. Mahalakshmi Lakshminarayanan is a Specialist Family Physician with over 20 years of International experience. She completed her graduation in MBBS from the University of Madras, India in 1986. She obtained Diploma in Tuberculosis and Chest diseases at MGR Medical University, India in 1999. She took her Master of Public Health with Occupational Health at Simon Fraser University in Canada during 2007. She also earned MRCGP (INT) at Royal College of General Practitioners, UK in 2013 and also PG Diploma in Endocrinology and Diabetes from Queen Mary University of London in 2016. She has attained several university examinations with first position and India Student Mobility Award from Simon Fraser University in 2008.
She started her medical practice as a Resident Medical Officer then a Registrar in Pediatrics at a Multi-Specialty Clinic in India. She later shifted to Riyadh as a General Practitioner went back to India to work as a Senior Resident in Respiratory Medicine, but a year after she eventually moved to UAE to continue her medical practice in several hospitals.
She displayed skill and experience in performing minor surgical procedures such as wound suturing, suture removal, wart removal, incision and drainage of abscess, wound cleaning and dressing etc. also making sound diagnoses following accurate case-taking, examination of patient and interpretation of diagnostic procedures, recording and reviewing electronic medical records, conducting clinical audits and peer review of medical records.
She is a registered member of the Tamil Nadu Medical Council and also in Royal College of General Practitioners since September 2013. She also conducted few scientific publications and research in India, Canada and UAE.
Dr. Mahalakshmi is fluent in English, Arabic, Hindi, Malayalam and Tamil.