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John Lazar

John F.L. Lazar, M.D.

Medstar, Washington Hospital Center/Georgetown University Hospital
110 Irving St
Suite G-253
Washington, DC  20010
United States
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


University of Rochester (BA 1996)
Columbia University (PB 2000)
St. George University (MD 2005)
UPMC PinnacleHealth General Surgery Residency (2006-2011)
Univ of Rochester Cardiothoracic Fellowship (2013)
Lenox Hill Hospital Advanced Minimally Invasive and Robotic General Thoracic Surgery Fellowship (2014)

Other Interests

Robotic Surgery
Mechanical circulatory support
Complicated hernia repair
Minimally invasive thoracic techniques and new technology
Foregut anatomy and surgery
Resident education


Emerging robotic and aterifical technologies

Healthcare disparities

Thoracic oncology outcomes

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Robotic
  • VATS
  • Mechanical circulatory assistance
  • Thoracic
  • Lung
  • Esophagus
  • Mediastinum
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Cancer
  • Critical Care
  • Education
  • Professional Affairs
  • Medical technology