Lekshmi T. Nair, MD

Lekshmi T. Nair, MD

4.7 
499 ratings  Read Reviews
Northwestern Medical Group

Primary Specialty

Internal Medicine

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Accepting New Patients

Practice Focus Areas

Education

Medical Education:
Wayne State University School of Medicine - 2013
Residency:
Virginia Commonwealth University Health System - 2016

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Certified)

Faculty Profile

Health System Clinician, Feinberg School of Medicine

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Practice Groups and Affiliations

Medical Group:
Northwestern Medical Group
Physician Category:
Northwestern Medicine Physician Network
On Medical Staff At:
Northwestern Memorial Hospital

Ratings and Reviews

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Overall rating

4.7
4.7 
499 Ratings
  • Friendly & Courteous
    4.8
  • Will Recommend to Others
    4.7
  • Clear Explanations
    4.7
  • Shows Concern
    4.8
  • Includes You In Decisions
    4.8
  • Explains Medications
    4.7
  • Follow-Up Instructions
    4.7
  • Easy to Understand
    4.9
  • Time Spent With Patient
    4.8
  • Confidence in Doctor
    4.7

Reviews from Patients

98 Reviews
November 06, 2019

Dr Nair was very friendly and helpful ...very happy with my new Doctor!

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November 01, 2019

Dr. Nair is very thorough and does a great job of making sure every aspect of my health is taken care of.

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October 31, 2019

Truth be told when established doctor told me he was retiring I was really disappointed. He told me Dr. Nair was really good and that I shouldn't worry. Thankfully he was absolutely right she is excellent! Very caring and very competent

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October 29, 2019

good

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October 28, 2019

very sweet and competent!

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October 19, 2019

Dr. Nair is very through, she listens to my concerns and asks questions and just makes me feel calm.

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October 17, 2019

Dr. Nair is the best!!!

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October 03, 2019

I felt cared for and listened to. She asked me questions about myself and showed concern for my overall well-being.

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October 02, 2019

This was our first time seeing Doctor Nair. She was very kind and thorough

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October 01, 2019

This was a new internist for me. I picked her by her recommendations on find a doc. She was pleasant, knowledgeable, and very much on time!

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September 30, 2019

Dr Nair is very kind and considerate. She is clear in her instructions, she listens well and she is very thoughtful about her care plan. I am very pleased to have her as my physician.

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September 22, 2019

Dr. Lekshmi could not have been better. Northwestern is lucky to have her on staff.

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September 16, 2019

Dr. Nair is empathetic, calm, knowledgeable, and willing to explain the matters at hand. I am very fortunate to have her care.

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September 12, 2019

very happy

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September 02, 2019

great exchange

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August 30, 2019

My visit was very comfortable, the staff and physician were very professional and I enjoyed the experience

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August 25, 2019

Dr. Nadir was awesome. She put me at ease, never seemed rushed with my repetitive questions and gave me great instructions for future if needed.

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August 17, 2019

already recommended to my colleagues seeking new physicians since moving to Chicago.

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August 14, 2019

Dr Nair is an excellent physician. I would recommend her highly.

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August 09, 2019

Dr. extremely patient and explained her examination and directions for my continued care so that it was completely understandable to me

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August 02, 2019

Very happy I switched to Dr. Nair. She was engaging, showed genuine care about my health, and was responsive to my questions. Furthermore, she leveraged technology to quickly get my records from my previous healthcare provider which meant I didn't have to do as many tests on my visit.

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July 28, 2019

Dr Lekshmi Mair was fabulous: professional, kind, with good listening skills, and provided excellent medical care. Thank you.

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July 26, 2019

I don't see Dr. Nair often, but whenever I do, she is extremely polite and personable. Her questions and interactions with me are always respectful but to the point; she doesn't leave anything out when it comes to how I'm feeling. She's a good GP.

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July 25, 2019

Dr. Nair was very kind and caring. She patiently listened my questions and concerns and took time to answer them.

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July 22, 2019

first appt with Dr. Nair was excellent I have already scheduled my annual physical with her for next year

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July 20, 2019

Dr. Nair is great. I felt like I could tell her embarrassing things and I wouldn't be judged.

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July 17, 2019

Good experience

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July 17, 2019

My visit with Dr. Nair was wonderful. She was patient, professional, kind, and answered all my questions. I am grateful to have Dr. Nair as my new doctor.

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June 05, 2019

This was my first visit with Dr Nair and it was a very good one. She was concerned about my issues and quickly provided good advice; recommendations; relevant website for references and referrals to me.

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May 24, 2019

New doctor - good experience.

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May 21, 2019

Dr was extremely nice & easy to talk to.

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May 19, 2019

Nair has a very calming presence

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May 07, 2019

Dr. Nair is friendly, knowledgeable and a great listener to a patients need.

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April 28, 2019

dr Nair was excellent, informative, active listener, concerned, friendly

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April 28, 2019

first visit with new doctor after previous doctor left practice. I went in skeptical, came out happy and with a new primary care doctor for my self and my husband!

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April 21, 2019

Dr. Nair was very efficient, friendly, easy to discuss medical problems with, very positive attitude about solutions, medications, and other advice. Very knowledgeable and trustworthy in approach to issues. I plan to keep her as regular internist.

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April 21, 2019

Good

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March 28, 2019

Dr. Nair is an excellent doctor. She was very patient,very thorough and very understanding. I never felt like I was being rushed.

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March 22, 2019

Dr. Nair very easy to work with and I'm very satisfied with my first visit.

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March 15, 2019

good

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March 14, 2019

my experience was very good

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March 03, 2019

Dr. Nair is great!

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February 25, 2019

She is excellent.

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February 23, 2019

Dr. Nair is awesome I have recommended her to others. She just gets me and helps me with whatever. She is a good listener and you can tell she cares.

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February 18, 2019

*Dr. Nair is great!

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February 17, 2019

good experience

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February 16, 2019

Dr. Lekshmi Nair is delightful. I look forward to a long relationship with her.

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February 16, 2019

I was delighted to meet Dr. Nair. She was friendly, thorough and professional

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January 28, 2019

My first visit with Dr. Nair. Very positive, I'm going to stay with her.

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January 19, 2019

Was very pleased with Dr. Nair's interest and knowledge.

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January 19, 2019

dr Nair is a very gifted internist and I will be strongly recommending to many people whom seek me for recommendations due to the nature of my job. she is a top notch doctor and is very very comforting. I believe she has a high eqi because she could read the room and asked many good questions during our visit.

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January 18, 2019

This was the first time seeing Dr. Nair. I really liked Dr. Nair

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January 16, 2019

She reviewed all medications and updated my patient profile. Dr. Nair spent a considerable amount of time w/me reviewing my entire medication regiment.

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January 08, 2019

Very good first impression. Look forward to continuing with *Dr. Nair.

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January 02, 2019

*Dr. Nair was kind and patient.

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December 29, 2018

excellent dr

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December 28, 2018

Dr. Nair is has a lovely disposition, and is obviously on the mark professionally. She is very attentive and remembered our previous visit (or at least took the time to refresh with notes). I felt reassured by her exam and thorough questions.

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December 13, 2018

this was my first visit with Dr Nair and I really liked her. very friendly and listened to my concerns.

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November 23, 2018

the doctor was wonderful!!

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November 17, 2018

First appt. w/*Dr. Nair. Really enjoyed meeting her. She was engaging; informative offered, helpful suggestions.

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November 13, 2018

Dr Nair was efficient. She saw me quickly and got me out quickly. This was my first time meeting her.

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November 07, 2018

It was a very good experience, and I had a follow up question which I submitted through messaging in MyChart and the doctor responded to me very quickly. She was helpful and took care of my request.

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November 05, 2018

Dr Nair is awesome and I feel very comfortable speaking to her.

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November 02, 2018

I randomly made an appointment with Dr. Nair and her care was exceptional. Lucky me.

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October 15, 2018

I believe she is good.

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September 20, 2018

All of the staff were friendly, efficient, and caring. Dr. Nair is a fantastic physician. She is extremely knowledgeable and caring.

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September 20, 2018

my first visit with Dr Nari and I liked her very much. she is calm clear and easy to talk to. I'm very happy with her.

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September 16, 2018

the provider was very sweet and personable.

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September 07, 2018

Dr. Nair was great during my visit.

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September 04, 2018

I am delighted that Dr. Nair is my physician!

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August 26, 2018

Dr. Nair provided excellent care. She was attentive to my concerns and kept a positive attitude throughout the exam.

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August 24, 2018

Dr. Nair was patient and understanding, this was my first visit and I was very satisfied.

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August 16, 2018

Great experience with the doctor!

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August 12, 2018

Dr. Nair was warm, asked good questions, answered mine, was thorough in her exam, and gave me a good recommendation for a gynecologist. It did not feel rushed, but she was efficient and didn't waste time. I would definitely recommend her.

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August 11, 2018

Dr. Nair was very personable and willing to listen to my issues. Would recommend her to friends and family for sure!

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August 09, 2018

The doctor was fantastic, listened to all my concerns and helped greatly

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July 30, 2018

It's nice to feel like I'm in good hands.

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July 24, 2018

Dr. Nair was excellent.

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June 28, 2018

It was my first visit with Dr. Nair and I am extremely pleased with the care and service I was provided with.

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June 22, 2018

Yes Dr. Nair was amazing she showed concern and urgency to help me. She made me feel my pains and conerns were legit and not somthing made up.

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June 11, 2018

Dr. Nair and her staff were very friendly and helpful in accommodating my needs due to my paraplegia.

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May 27, 2018

Good experience.

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May 27, 2018

Information about the medication was good and the medication seems to be working. In the future I will ask more questions.

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May 14, 2018

Dr. Nair was so knowledgeable and pleasant. She was amazingly competent and helpful.

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May 10, 2018

Excellent care!

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May 09, 2018

Very happy with my provider. She is fine with answering questions and having a conversation covering all my questions and explaining things. She doesn't have this "rushed, can't spend too much time with a patient" attitude, which makes her care that much better. She provided quality and informed medical treatment.

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April 24, 2018

Provider was recommended to me by my wife who met with her as well. Very pleased with my experience, and the medication/dosage she provided. Have been having great results.

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April 15, 2018

it was the first time I met Dr. Nair. She's wonderful! She explain things in terms I could understand and was very friendly and polite.

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April 05, 2018

Dr.Nair took the time to listen and explain the medicine she was prescribing.

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March 27, 2018

I was very impressed with Dr. Nair whom I had not seen prior to this visit. She was patient and listened carefully during my description of my problem including some research I had already completed regarding the condition.

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March 26, 2018

excellent care given!

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March 25, 2018

My provider was very knowledgable

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March 11, 2018

Doctor Nair was great, very thorough. I sincerely appreciated the follow up call.

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March 04, 2018

I saw Dr Nairh(?) because my doctor had a full schedule. Dr N was very informative and professional and pleasant. I would see her again if my Dr is not available.

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March 04, 2018

best experience I've ever had to the point that my mind has changed about doctors in general. she actually seemed to care about my visit and concerns. also offered some practical advice and insight about some of the questions I had. I feel my visit feeling like I was cared for and I didn't just waste my time money and energy.

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February 24, 2018

Dr. Nair took the time to answer all of my questions and made sure I was comfortable with the care I was being given. In addition, she spoke to me about a very sensitive subject with great professionalism and care. I would recommend her to anyone and everyone.

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February 03, 2018

The doctor I saw was excellent. She clearly cared about my health and gave me advice that was easy to understand and implement.

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January 11, 2018

Again, I was happy with everything.

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