- MBBS (1987)
- MD (OB & GYN) (1993)
- DNB (1995)
- MRCOG (Part II) (2004)
- Fellowship in advanced OB USG and Basic Fetal Medicine (2010)
Current Positions or Titles
- Senior Consultant- Manipal Hospitals Radiology Group
Research and Publications
- Trophoblastic hyperthyroidism. All India Congress Of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
- Obstetric and perinatal outcome in women with epilepsy. Clinical society meeting at the St.Johns Medical College Hospital
- Care for the Unborn – Kerala Women’s Science Congress
- ‘Single First Trimester Scan – how much does it reveal’-TOGSICON Kerala
- Padmanabhan LD, Yesodharan D, Nampoothiri S. Prenatal diagnosis of nail patella syndrome: A case report. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2017;27:329-31.
- Padmanabhan LD, Hamza ZV, Thampi MV, Nampoothiri S. Prenatal diagnosis of amniotic band syndrome. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2016;26:63-6.
- Padmanabhan LD, Nampoothiri S. Prenatal detection of congenital high airway obstruction syndrome with encephalocele. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2016;26:70-2.
- Double Barrel Sign: A Pointer for Prenatal Detection of Bifid Nose. Padmanabhan L D, Hamza Z V, Thampi V M, Usha M G. J. Fetal Med. 2014;1:187–188
- Eight years of experience from a skeletal dysplasia referral center in a tertiary hospital in Southern India: A model for the diagnosis and treatment of rare diseases in a developing country. Nampoothiri S, Yesodharan D, Sainulabdin, G, Narayanan D, Padmanabhan L, Girisha KM, Cathey SS, De Paepe A, Malfait F, Syx D, Hennekam RC, Bonafe L, Unger S, Superti-Furga A. Am J Med Genet A 2014 Sep; 164A(9) 2317-2323.
- Trophoblastic hyperthyroidism associated with dilated cardiomyopathy. L.D. Padmanabhan; A Rao; R. Mhaskar, Thyroid Research and Practice 2005; 2(1) 24-25.
- Pregnancy-associated acute liver disease and acute viral hepatitis: Differentiation, course and outcome. Devarbhavi H, Kremers K W, Dierkhising R, Padmanabhan L. J. of Hepatology 2008; 49: 930-935
- Factor XIII deficiency: a rare cause of repeated abortions. L.D. Padmanabhan, R. Mhaskar, A. Mhaskar, C.R. Ross. Singapore Med Journal 2004; 45(4): 186- 187.
- Serum Nitrate levels as an index of endothelial function in preeclampsia and normal pregnancy. Rani Gupta, K. N. Maruthy, Arun M. Mhaskar, Laxmi Devi Padmanabhan. Indian J. Physiol Pharmacol 2003; 47(2): 185-190.
- Pregnancy after renal transplantation. Padmanabhan Laxmi Devi, Jophy Rose, Vempati Padmasri, Mhaskar Rita, Mhaskar Arun, Vincent Lloyd. J. Obstet & Gynecol Ind 2003: 53 (5): 493.
- Trophoblastic hyperthyroidism. L D. Padmanabhan, R. Mhaskar, A. Mhaskar, E. Vallikad. JAPI 2003;51: 1011-1013.
- Scar endometriosis. Padmanabhan Laxmi Devi, Mhaskar Rita, Mhaskar Arun J. Obstet & Gynecol Ind 2003:53(1): 59-61.
- Umbilical vascular coiling and the perinatal outcome. Laxmi Devi Padmanabhan, Sharada L, Rita Mhaskar, Arun Mhaskar. J. Obstet & Gynecol Ind 2001; 51 (6): 43-45.
- Obstetric outcome of pregnancies complicated by genital prolapse. Asmita Muthal Rathore, Sasikala A, Raghavan S, Laxmi Devi P. J.Obstet & Gynecol Ind1995; 45 (5): 630-634
Distinctions, Recognitions, and Awards
- Young author award for the year 2002 by The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India for the paper: Umbilical vascular coiling and the perinatal outcome. Laxmi Devi Padmanabhan, Sharada L, Rita Mhaskar, Arun Mhaskar. J. Obster & Gynecol Ind 2001; 51 (6): 43-45
- Best Poster Presentation: Partial Mole with Diploid Karyotype. ISUOG 8th International Symposium India 2012