Norfolk, VA (September 2012) – Lakshmi G. Goudar, MD, has joined Sentara Endocrinology Specialists in Norfolk, VA.
Dr. Goudar earned her medical degree at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine in Chapel Hill, NC, after receiving her bachelor’s degree in psychology from UNC. She completed her internal medicine residency at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC, in 2010 where she served as Assistant Chief Resident. Dr. Goudar then went on to complete fellowship training in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, VA.
Dr. Goudar offers expertise in treating disorders of the endocrine system and the multitude of ways hormones and endocrine gland secretions affect diseases. She has a special interest in thyroid cancer, obesity and endocrine disease in pregnancy. Dr. Goudar believes that the physician-patient relationship is an important part of the healthcare process and partners with her patients to develop a comprehensive plan tailored to meet their unique needs.
Dr. Goudar is board-certified in internal medicine, endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism. She is a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and the Endocrine Society. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son.
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