Dr Rahul Lakshmanan

Dr Rahul Lakshmanan
MBBS, FRANZCR

Overview

Rahul graduated from the University of Western Australia’s Medical School in 2007. He commenced his radiology training locally in the WA Radiology Training Scheme in 2010 and completed his registrar training in 2015 when he was awarded FRANZCR. He completed a two year Neuroradiology fellowship in London in February 2017, where he trained in both adult and paediatric neuroimaging at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Imperial College Healthcare Trust and Great Ormond Street Hospitals. Concurrently he was a Consultant Radiologist at Everlight Radiology in London from 2015 – 2017.  Rahul returned to Perth in early 2017 where he joined Perth Radiological Clinic and also has an appointment as a Consultant Radiologist at Princess Margaret Hospital.

Specialty

Adult Neuroradiology, Paediatric Neuroradiology, Paediatric imaging

Fellowship Training

Pan London Neuroradiology Fellowship 2015-2017 London, UK

Hospital Appointments

Princess Margaret Hospital 2017-current

Recent Publications

Hwang Y, Lakshmanan R, Davagnanam I, Thompson A, Lynch D, Houlden H, Bajaj N, Eriksson S, Bamiou D, Warren J; The brainstem phenotype of Cathepsin-A-related arteriopathy with strokes and leukoencephalopathy; Neurology: Genetics; 2017; in press

Lakshmanan R, Adams M, Lynch DS, Kinsella JA, Phadke R, Schott JM, Murphy E, Rohrer J, Chataway, Houlden H, Fox N, Davagnanam I; Redefining the phenotype of ALSP and AARS2 mutation–related leukodystrophy. Neurology: Genetics. 2017;3(2):e135

Lynch DS, De Paiva ARB, Zhang WJ, Bugiardini E, Freua F, Lucato LT,Macedo-Souza, Lakshmanan R, Kinsella JA, Merwick A, Rossor AM, Bajaj N,Herron B, McMonagle P, Morrison PJ, Hughes D, Pittman A, Laura M, Reilly MM, Warren JD, Mummery CJ, Schott JM, Adams M, Fox NC, Murphy E, Davagnanam I, Kok F, Chataway J, Houlden H. ; Clinical and genetic characterization of leukoencephalopathies in adults. Brain 2017  May; 140 (5): 1204-1211

Hermes J, Lakshmanan R, Davagnanam I, Teaching Neuroimages – Intracranial arterial dissection, Neurology. 2017 Mar 21; 88 (12):e111-e112

Koohi N, Vickers DA, Lakshmanan R, Chandrashekar H, Werring DJ, Warren JD, Bamiou D. Hearing Characteristics of Stroke Patients: Prevalence and Characteristics of Hearing Impairment and Auditory Processing Disorders in Stroke Patients. J Am Acad Audiol. Published Online  January 3, 2017.

Lynch DS, Zhang WJ, Lakshmanan R, Kinsella JA, Uzun GA, Karbay M, Tüfekçioglu Z, Hanagasi H, Burke G, Foulds N, Hammans SR, Bhattacharjee A, Wilson H, Adams M, Walker M, Nicoll JA, Chataway J, Fox N, Davagnanam I, Phadke R, Houlden H. JAMA Neurol. 2016 Dec 1;73(12):1433-1439

Schwarting J, Lakshmanan R, Davagnanam I, Teaching NeuroImages: Biotin responsive basal ganglia disease, Neurology. 2016 Apr 26; 86 (17):e184-5

Lakshmanan R, Hyde Z, Jamrozik K, Hankey GJ, Norman PE, Population-based study of claudication in older men: the Health in Men Study, Med J Aust., 2010 Jun 7,192 (11): 641-5

Recent Presentations to Conferences / Scientific Meetings

Clinical and genetic characterisation of adult onset leukoencephalopathy, American Academy of Neurology, 2017, Boston, MA, USA

Further evidence that mutations in AARS2 cause an adult onset leukodystrophy, European Academy of Neurology, 2016, Copenhagen, Denmark

Novel Associations and Genetic Mimics in a Leukodystrophy Series Characterised by Focused Exome Sequencing, American Academy of Neurology, 2016, Vancouver, BC, Canada

CT assessment of body trauma with a triple fractionated IV contrast injection protocol, European Congress of Radiology, 2015, Vienna, Austria

CT assessment of body trauma with a triple fractionated IV contrast injection protocol, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting, 2014, Melbourne, Australia (Awarded RANZCR Branch of Origins Best Presentation Prize and RANZCR WA Branch Best Trainee Presentation Prize)

The Radiology of Triquetral Fractures, Radiological Society of North America, 2012, Chicago, IL, USA

The Radiology of Triquetral Fractures, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting, 2011, Melbourne, Australia (Awarded Toshiba Best Scientific Exhibit Prize)

A New View of Lobar Collapse, Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists Annual Scientific Meeting, 2010, Brisbane, Australia