Dr. Lazar graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Stanford University and with the highest honors from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical School. He completed internal medicine residency at the University of California San Francisco, cardiology fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic, and an interventional cardiology fellowship at UCLA. Following training, Dr. Lazar was a Clinical Instructor of Medicine on the UCLA faculty.
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.
Dr. Lazar moved to Denver and joined Colorado Heart and Vascular in 2013. He enjoys hiking, skiing, traveling, and cooking.