Lekshmi Nair, MD


Practices In: Lisle, Lombard
Patients Seen: All Ages

We lis­ten to our patients and our refer­ring clin­i­cians to pro­vide the best imag­ing solu­tion. We take the ques­tion that is being asked and try to answer that ques­tion using evi­dence based med­i­cine and mod­ern tech­nol­o­gy, in order to best help our patients.

Novem­ber is Lung Can­cer Aware­ness month. Lung can­cer is the lead­ing cause of can­cer-relat­ed death in the Unit­ed States. How­ev­er, when diag­nosed ear­ly with a low-dose CT scan, lung can­cer is more like­ly to be cur­able, with sur­vival rates jump­ing to near­ly 60 per­cent. Click here for more infor­ma­tion on who should be screened for lung cancer.

Board Certifications
English, Malayalam
Clinical Interests

Mus­cu­loskele­tal imag­ing, arthro­grams, ultra­sound guid­ed mus­cu­loskele­tal pro­ce­dures includ­ing joint injec­tions and cal­cif­ic ten­dini­tis lavage, body imag­ing, PET/CT

Personal Interests

Exer­cise, cook­ing and fam­i­ly time

Radiological Society of North America
Northwestern University Medical School Graduation Date: 2001 Degree: MD
University of Chicago
NorthShore University Health System - Evanston Hospital MRI


Arthrogram Injection, Arthrography, Bone Scan, CT of Chest, Abdomen & Pelvis, CT of the Extremities, CT/CTA (Computerized Tomography), Coronary Calcium Score CT Scan, Esophagram, Hepatobiliary Scan, Hysterosalpingogram, Musculoskeletal MRI, Musculoskeletal Ultrasound, Nuclear Medicine, SPECT/CT, Small Bowel Study, Thyroid Uptake & Scan, Xray/Fluoroscopy