Dr. Lawrence Lazar, MD

Dr. Lawrence Lazar, MD

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Age 39
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Dr. Lawrence Lazar, MD is a cardiology specialist in Lakewood, CO and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from David Geffen School Of Medicine-University Of California Los Angeles in 2005 and specializes in cardiology, interventional cardiology, and more.Read his story

11700 W 2nd Pl Ste 350

Lakewood, CO 80228

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Humana
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
high
more than 89% of peers
Heart Disease
high
more than 88% of peers
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
high
more than 87% 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.

Dr. Lazar's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Lazar "Dr. Lazar is a general and interventional cardiologist. His interests include treatment and prevention of coronary, peripheral arterial, and venous disease. Specialties include radial artery catheterization, complex coronary intervention, peripheral arterial intervention, and venous ablation. Dr. Lazar graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Stanford University and with the highest honors from UCLA Medical School. He trained in internal medicine at UC San Francisco, cardiology at the Cleveland Clinic, and interventional cardiology at UCLA. He was a Clinical Instructor of Medicine on the UCLA faculty prior to joining CHV in 2013. Dr. Lazar has performed medical research in preventative and interventional cardiology as well as in the fields of cancer prevention, neuroscience, and geriatrics. He has authored reviews on cardiac pharmacology and coronary intervention. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine, Interventional Cardiology, and Echocardiography. He is currently the Medical Director of Cardiology and the Chair of the Department of Medicine at St. Anthony North Hospital. He enjoys hiking, skiing, traveling, and cooking."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lazar "Dr. Lazar emphasizes both treatment and prevention of cardiac and vascular disease. He has a patient-physician philosophy of mutual trust, understanding, and education."

3  Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

4  Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Interventional Cardiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

39  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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

  • David Geffen School Of Medicine-University Of California Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of California At San Francisco
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California San Francisco
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lazar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lazar's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lazar to family and friends
10 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Lazar'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 (6)

The kind of medical care you receive is entirely dependent on the physician giving it––not your insurance. I consider myself the luckiest person on earth to have had Dr. Lazar's intervention when I suffered a heart attack back in October 2013. He put stents into 2 of my coronary arteries and ever...more
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Dr. Lazar is THE BEST !!! You will not find a better Doctor or Person! Highly recommended! I can't say enough nice things about him and they are all true! Very knowledgeable. Listens and explains. Caring. Thorough. The best as his stuff, especially assistan Nick... ??
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My legs feel so much better! Dr. Lazar spent a long time teaching, he and his staff are amazing, and now my leg pain is gone.
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I love this doctor.
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He fixed my heart, and afterward really listened and cared!
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