Dr. Ira Lazar, MD

Nephrology  |  
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Age 71
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Dr. Ira Lazar, MD
Dr. Ira Lazar, MD is a nephrology doctor who practices in Boca Raton, FL. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 41 years. Dr. Lazar is affiliated with Boca Raton Regional Hospital and Holy Cross Hospital.

South Florida Kidney Disease

1905 Clint Moore Rd Ste 212

Boca Raton, FL 33496

Contact Information

(561) 989-9070

Dr. Ira Lazar, MD

Dr. Ira Lazar, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Lazar's Experience

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Dr. Lazar's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Nephrology
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Nephrology
2

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Nephrology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
41

Conditions Treated

  • Acidosis
  • Acute Kidney Failure
  • Alkalosis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Chronic Glomerulonephritis
  • Chronic Kidney Diseases
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Congenital Anomalies of Kidney
  • Congenital Cystic Kidney Disease
  • Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
  • Copper Metabolism Disorders
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • End-Stage Renal Disease
  • Gout
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Kidney Disease
  • Kidney Stones
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Nephritis and Nephropathy
  • Nephrotic Syndrome
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Proteinuria
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hyperparathyroidism
  • Secondary Renovascular Hypertension
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • End-Stage Renal Disease Related Services
  • Hemodialysis
  • Peritoneal Dialysis

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 1976
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center Kings Co Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • SUNY Downstate Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lazar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lazar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lazar to family and friends
4.0
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Lazar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Delray Beach, FL |
I was referred by my Nephrologist from Vanderbilt to Dr. Lazar. I have 4th. stage Kidney disease. Meeting with Dr. Lazar he spent a goodly amount of time talking about my disease. After my 3rd. visit he realized that something was radically wrong with me and had 2 specialized tests done. They revealed that I had a huge amount of liquid accumulated in the sac surrounding my heart. I was Immediately hospitlized me and the surgery needed was performed. His diagnosis was true & saved my life.
in Delray Beach, FL |
Horrible Kidney doctor. I was experiencing kidney failure at Boca Regional hospital and Dr. Ira Lazar came to my hospital room to break the bad news, and then told me at my bedside that this was going to get real expensive to treat, and asked me who was going to pay for it? I could see his shifty eyes looking toward my wallet. I was shocked since the hospital had already gotten my insurance info... Then he made an appointment for me to see him at his office once I was released from the hospita
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Dr. Lazar accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • Medicaid
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Lazar has admitting privileges

Boca Raton Regional Hospital
800 Meadows Rd
Boca Raton, FL 33486
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Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N Federal Hwy
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
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