Dr. John Lazor is double board-certified in otolaryngology—head and surgery and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery. He received his medical degree from Loyola University in 1990 prior to completing a general surgery internship at UCLA—Harbor Medical Center. He then completed his residency training in otolaryngology—head and neck surgery in 1995 and a fellowship in facial plastic and reconstructive surgery in 1996, both at Mass. Eye and Ear/Harvard Medical School. In 2001, Dr. Lazor earned his Master’s in Business Administration from Boston University. Now, Dr. Lazor is an Instructor in Otolaryngology, Part-time, at Harvard Medical School and a Surgeon at Mass. Eye and Ear.
Dr. Lazor has been an invited speaker at regional and national meetings and has authored several peer-reviewed publications and textbook chapters in the field. He serves as Treasurer and Secretary of the Massachusetts Society of Otolaryngology and as the Tufts Health Plan ENT Medical Policy Advisory Chair. In 2010, Dr. Lazor was the recipient of the Honor Award from the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery.
Dr. Lazor's clinical and research interests include nasal and sinus surgery, skin cancer surgery, and facial cosmetic and reconstructive surgery (rhinoplasty, facelift surgery, eyelid surgery, and surgery for nasal and facial fractures).
Use of the radial forearm fasciocutaneous free flap and montgomery salivary bypass tube for pharyngoesophageal reconstruction. Varvares MA, Cheney ML, Gliklich RE, Boyd JM, Goldsmith T, Lazor JB, Baron JC, Montgomery WW: Head Neck 2000;22:463-68.
Cervical thorotrast granuloma: A review of the literature and a new treatment modality. Ung F, Lazor JB, Montgomery WW: Ann Otol Rhinol Laryngol 1998;107:708-712.
Management of airway obstruction in cicatricial pemphigoid. Lazor JB, Varvares MA, Montgomery WW, Goodman ML, Mackool BT: Laryngoscope 1996;106:1014-17.
The subcranial approach to trauma of the anterior cranial base: Preliminary report. Gliklich RE, Lazor JB: J Cranio-Maxillofacial Traum 1995;1:56-62.
Comparison of computed tomography and surgical findings in deep neck infections. Lazor JB, Cunningham MJ, Eavey RD, Weber AL: Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1994;111:746-50.
Tonotopic maps obtained from the surface of the dorsal cochlear nucleus of the hamster and rat. Kaltenbach JA, Lazor JB: Hear Res 1991;51:149-60.
A complete list of research publications can be seen at www.pubmed.gov.