Dr. Andrew Lazin, MD

Dr. Andrew Lazin, MD

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Age 65
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Dr. Andrew Lazin, MD is a nephrology specialist in Sarasota, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1980 and specializes in nephrology.Read his story

1921 Waldemere St Ste 306

Sarasota, FL 34239

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 11 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lazin performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hyperkalemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lazin's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Lazin's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lazin "Practicing in Sarasota, Bradenton and Venice "The Gulf Coast" for 25 years. Associate Professor Florida State School of Medicine. Medical director Fresenius dialysis units Sarasota and Bradenton with privileges at dialysis centers in Arcadia, Wauchula, and Venice, Florida. Offices in Sarasota, Venice and University Parkway near Lakewood Ranch. Honored by Castle-Connolly top doctor Sarasota for last 5 years. Founder of Gulf Coast Kidney Associates, providing care for patients with chronic kidney disease, kidney transplant, dialysis services including home hemo and peritoneal dialysis as well as hypertension and electrolyte disorders."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lazin "To provide optimum care, a physician must be an educator, a facilitator, compassionate and a good listener.   "

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

58  Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Glomerulonephritis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Amyloidosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Renal Agenesis and Dysgenesis
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatorenal Syndrome
  • Hungry Bone Syndrome
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Iron Metabolism Disorders
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Failure
  • Kidney Infection
  • Kidney Infection, Acute
  • Kidney Infection, Chronic
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Proteinuria
  • Purpura
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Small Kidney
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Brooklyn Hospital Center At Downtown Campus
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • George Washington University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • New York Medical College
    Other Education | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lazin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lazin's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lazin to family and friends
3 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Lazin's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very professional, knowledgeable, straightforward, succinct but clear, very patient, one of the best doctors I met in my life. He is always searching for the best possible way of curing the patient.
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Dr. Lazin is really good at going over labs (lots of them) and explaining the course of treatment. His nurses are the best! Very professional OV!
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