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Yegappan Lakshmanan, MD, FAAP, FRCSEd, Chief, Pediatric Urology

Chief, Pediatric Urology

Education and clinical training:   

  • Madras Medical College, University of Madras, India, M.B., B.S., 1986
  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA, Residency in Urology and Transplantation, 2001
  • James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Fellowship in Pediatric Urology, 2003

Research fellowships:

  • James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 1996
  • Children’s Hospital, Boston, Harvard Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, 2000
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Developmental Genetics Laboratory, 2002

Certifications:

  • Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, UK, Fellowship in General Surgery, FRCSEd, 1991
  • Institute of Urology and Nephrology, University College London, UK, Diploma of Urology, 1994
  • American Board of Urology (ABU), 2005
  • American Board of Urology Subspecialty Certificate in Pediatric Urology, 2008

Clinical interests:

  • Vesicoureteral reflux, Hypospadias, Undescended testis, Hydronephrosis
  • Bladder and Cloacal Exstrophy – Reconstructive surgery
  • Renal and bladder stones in children – Endoscopic management
  • Disorders of Sex Development 
  • Spina Bifida and Urodynamics
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery – Laparoscopy and Robotics

Research interests:

  • Tissue Engineering – bladder substitution and incontinence
  • Embryology of the lower Genito-Urinary tract - Development and Differentiation

Recent published articles

Other languages spoken:

  • Tamil


Chief, Pediatric Urology

Children's Hospital of Michigan
3901 Beaubien
Detroit, MI 48201

Phone: (313) 745-5588
Fax: (313) 993-8738

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