Dr. Lawrence Lazar, MD

Dr. Lawrence Lazar, MD

Cardiology  |  
Male  |  
39 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Lawrence Lazar, MD is a cardiology doctor who practices in Lakewood, CO. He is 39 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Read his story

Colorado Heart & Vascular

11700 W 2nd Pl Ste 350

Lakewood, CO 80228
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Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas


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

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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."


  • Cardiology
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Cardiology

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*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease


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  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Valve Surgery
  • Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cardioversion, Elective
  • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
  • Echocardiography
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Vascular Intervention
  • Transesophageal Echocardiography (TEE)
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vein Ablation

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.


  • 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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Rose Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2017 Five Star Recipient for Treatment of Heart Attack

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Dr. Lazar's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lazar to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Lazar's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Denver, CO |
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... ??
in Broomfield, CO |
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.
Westminster, CO |
I love this doctor.
in Denver, CO |
He fixed my heart, and afterward really listened and cared!
in Denver, CO |
I am very thankful for Dr. Lazar fixing my heart. And in the office his staff is wonderful, visits go great, and he really listens. No one else has taken the time to listen and explain like he does. I feel so much better now.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lazar accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
    Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union WC
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Humana
  • UPMC Health Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Lazar has admitting privileges

Rose Medical Center
4567 E 9th Ave
Denver, CO 80220
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St. Anthony Hospital
11600 W 2nd Pl
Lakewood, CO 80228
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St. Anthony North Hospital
14300 Orchard Parkway
Westminster, CO 80023
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