Dr. Ira Lazar, MD

Dr. Ira Lazar, MD

Nephrology  ·  
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Age 72
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Dr. Ira Lazar, MD is a nephrology specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1976 and specializes in nephrology.

1905 Clint Moore Rd Ste 212

Boca Raton, FL 33496

Contact Information

(561) 989-9070

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Renal Hyperparathyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Lazar'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.

1  Specialties

  • Nephrology

2  Board Certifications

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

43  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • 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

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lazar to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (3)

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

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

This physician was recommended by my surgeon/urologist for persistent kidney stones. Made 3 appointments which were canceled by his office each time. The first appointment was canceled the morning of the appointment. The last appointment was cancelled while I was sitting in the waiting room...more
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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...more
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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...more
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