Donald Lazarus, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Donald Lazarus, M.D. Photo

Positions

Assistant Professor
Medicine
Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Staff Physician
Medical Care Line
Pulmonary/Critical Care/Sleep
Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
United States

Addresses

Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (Work)
2002 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 794-8985
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Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center (Clinic)
2002 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 794-8985
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Certifications

  • Interventional Pulmonology American Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology

  • Pulmonary Disease American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Critical Care Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

  • Internal Medicine American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • Clinical Fellowship at University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
    06/2013 - Houston, Texas United States

    Interventional Pulmonology

  • Clinical Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine
    06/2012 - Houston, Texas United States

    Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

  • Residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    06/2005 - Washington, District of Columbia United States

    Internal Medicine

  • Internship at Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    06/2003 - Washington, District of Columbia United States

    Internal Medicine

  • MD from Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
    05/2002 - College Station, Texas United States
  • BS from Texas A&M University
    05/1998 - College Station, Texas United States

    Biomedical Science

Language

  • English
    Native

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Dr. Lazarus is an interventional pulmonologist with additional training in therapeutic bronchoscopy, advanced diagnostic bronchoscopy, and advanced pleural procedures. His clinical interests include lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, malignant and benign central airway obstruction, minimally invasive diagnosis and staging of lung cancer, and the diagnosis and management of pleural effusions. His scholarly interests include procedure-focused outcomes, multidisciplinary collaboration in cancer care, and medical education with emphasis on bronchoscopy and procedure education.

Professional Achievements

  • Outstanding Pulmonary/Critical Care Faculty Award
    06/2016 - BCM Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellows

  • "That's the Way!"
    04/2015 - BCM

  • Chief Fellow
    07/2011 - BCM Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship

  • Outstanding Graduating Fellow
    06/2012 - BCM Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship

  • COL Robert H. Moser Award
    11/2007 - Army Chapter of the American College of Physicians

  • Outstanding Pulmonary/Critical Care Faculty Award
    06/2020 - BCM Pulm/Critical Care Fellows

  • Early Career Award for Excellence in Patient Care
    06/2017 - Baylor College of Medicine

Professional Interests

  • Interventional Pulmonology

  • Advanced Diagnostic Bronchoscopy

  • Therapeutic bronchoscopy

  • Pleural procedures

  • Lung cancer

  • Thoracic malignancies

  • Pulmonary care of patients with cancer

Professional Specialties

  • Pulmonary Diseases

  • Critical Care Medicine

  • Interventional Pulmonology