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Dr. Rajesh Lavakumar


Lead Musculoskeletal Radiologist

Dr. Rajesh Lavakumar obtained the MBBS degree from Madras Medical College in 1995 and then underwent basic surgical training in the UK and obtained an MRCS from the Royal College of Edinburgh in 2002. He went onto complete Radiology training at the Hull-Yorkshire Deanery and became a Fellow of the Royal College of Radiologists (FRCR) in 2007. Dr. Lavakumar obtained a CCT – Certificate of Completion of Training - in 2008. He was Consultant Radiologist at North Lincolnshire NHS trust from 2008 to 2010. Since 2010, he has been a Consultant Radiologist at Columbia Asia Referral Hospital, Bangalore.

In 2013, Dr. Lavakumar is currently completing an International Fellowship in MSK Radiology with emphasis on MRI at the Nuffield Orthopedic Centre, Oxford under the guidance of Dr. Eugene McNally. He has attended the Bone Day course at Aintree in 2007, the Oxford MSK MRI Courses in 2008, 2009, 2010, the Leeds MSK Ultrasound Course in 2009 and the MSK MRI and Ultrasound Workshop in Penang, Malaysia in 2011. Dr. Lavakumar is a member of the Royal College of Radiologists (UK) and the European Society of Radiologists (ESR).

Currently based in Columbia Asia Referral Hospital in Bangalore, Dr. Lavakumar is the Lead MSK Radiologist and is consulted on all complex MSK cases.  


Total Experience: 6 years

  • Consultant Radiologist at Scunthorpe General Hospital - UK
  • Visiting Fellow in Musculoskeletal radiology at Oxford


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