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Dr. Richard Lazzaro, MD
Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon
22 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(13)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Lazzaro, Thoracic Surgeon, Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Lazzaro has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Lazzaro, MD is board certified in Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery).

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Thoracic Surgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Lazzaro graduated from Albany Medical College. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2001 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)
Castle Connolly *

Affiliations

Dr. Lazzaro has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Maimonides Medical Center 
  • Lenox Hill Hospital 

Languages

  • Hebrew
  • Yiddish
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Polish

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Stephen Lazzaro MD is a male Cardiothoracic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard S. Lazzaro practice?
Dr. Richard Lazzaro has 4 office locations.
Dr. Richard Lazzaro practices Thoracic Surgery and Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: Great Neck, NY and Brooklyn, NY.
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