About Lakshmi Mukundan, MD
Dr. Mukundan is a board-certified neurologist with extensive experience in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological conditions. She has completed a fellowship in neurophysiology (EEG/EMG/nerve conduction studies) and epilepsy at The University of Texas Health Sciences Center. She has authored various articles on neurological topics and her greatest area of specialization is the treatment of epilepsy and other seizure disorders. Dr. Mukundan also specializes in the diagnoses and treatment of headaches.
Dr. Mukundan attended medical school at Kilpauk Medical College in India. She completed her internship in internal medicine and residency in neurology at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio. Previously, she attended Tulane University for an internship and residency in psychiatry. She is a member of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Epilepsy Society.
When she was young, she always envisioned herself becoming a physician. After entering medical school, she was fascinated by different neurological conditions and determining the areas of the brain that are responsible to select the best treatments.
Dr. Mukundan is dedicated to meeting the unique needs of each patient. She states, “I like to place myself in their shoes and fully understand the concerns of my patients and their loved ones.”
Her favorite hobbies are spending time with family, listening to classical Indian music, painting and cooking.