Suresh Lakhanpal, MD

Chairman, Institutional Review Board

Chief, Department of Radiology
Phoebe Physician Group

Dr. Suresh Lakhanpal is currently a full-time Radiologist and Chief of Staff of Radiology Department for the Phoebe Putney Health System.

He attended college at the University of Texas at Austin from 1983-1987 and attended medical school at McGill University in Montreal, Canada from 1987-1991. In June 1995, Dr. Lakhanpal completed his Radiology Residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock. He completed his Neuroimaging Fellowship in June 1996 at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Dr. Lakhanpal’s professional experience from July 1996 – January 2004 includes Diagnostic Imaging, PC in Memphis, Tennessee; Baptist Memorial Hospital in Southaven, Mississippi; Baptist Rehabilitation Hospital in Germantown, Tennessee; and Radiology Associates of Columbus, PC in Columbus, Georgia.

In February 2004, Dr. Lakhanpal joined Phoebe Putney as a locum tenan and in August 2005 he became a member of the Active Staff. He became the Institutional Review Board Chairman effective August 1, 2013. 


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