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Lawrence Lazarus, MD, Psychiatry, Santa Fe, NM


Psychiatry Santa Fe, NM

Forensic Psychiatry, Geriatric Psychiatry, Integrative Psychiatry

private practice santa fe n.m and san francisco

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  • Dr. Lazarus and his co-author, Dr. Jeff Foster have recently published "Insider's Guide to Quality, Affordable Healthcare", that is an Amazon best seller. Book Authority selected it as one of twelve best healthcare books in the world to read in 2020.The majority of medical school libraries in the U.S. and Canada have a copy.The book was written for both health professionals and the public.

Education & Training

  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
    Michael Reese Hospital and Medical CenterResidency, Psychiatry, 1968 - 1971
  • Cook County Health and Hospitals System
    Cook County Health and Hospitals SystemInternship, Internal Medicine, 1967 - 1968
  • Drexel University College of Medicine
    Drexel University College of MedicineClass of 1967
  • University of Pennsylvania
    University of PennsylvaniaBA, English, 1963

Certifications & Licensure

  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 2020 - 2024
  • NM State Medical License
    NM State Medical License 2001 - 2023
  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2001 - 2003
  • IL State Medical License
    IL State Medical License 1968 - 2005
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Psychiatry
  • american board of psychiarty/neurologyAdded qualifications in geriatric psychiatry

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Distinguished Life Fellow American Psychiatric Ass., 2012
  • Life Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 2001
  • Fellow American Psychiatric Association, 1984
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Publications & Presentations



  • Geriatric Psychiatry-Comprehensive Review 
  • Introduction to Geriatric Psychiatry 
  • Brief (short term) Psychotherapy 
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Authored Content

  • Clinicians Can Reduce Patients’ Apprehension About Out-of-Pocket Medical CostsAugust 2019

Press Mentions

  • COVID-19 and Saving on Health Care in Colorado and Beyond
    COVID-19 and Saving on Health Care in Colorado and BeyondMarch 19th, 2020

Research History

  • m.d.Psychotherapy with the Elderly; more than 50 articles in refereed journals ;and co-editor of Geriatric Psychiatry textbooks

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