Tamara Lazic Strugar, MD Email Tamara Lazic Strugar
- ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Dermatology
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai St. Luke's and Mount Sinai West
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Dr. Lazic obtained her medical degree from Yale, where she stayed on to complete a medical internship. During her residency at Boston University’ s Roger Williams Medical Center, she served as Chief Resident, and received multiple awards for patient care and academic excellence. Dr. Lazic also studied dermatology at the University of Rome in Italy, as well as HIV Primary Care in Santiago, Chile. She is fluent in Spanish and Serbian, and conversational in Italian.
In 2012, she accepted an academic position at Mount Sinai's St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals Department of Dermatology, where she teaches dermatology residents, and sees patients in a private office setting in Manhattan.
Dr. Lazic’s dermatologic interests include medical and surgical treatment of skin disorders, and a wide variety of cosmetic procedures (Botox, fillers, microneedling, chemical peels). She particularly enjoys and specializes in diagnosing and treating allergic contact dermatitis and provides skin patch testing services.
American Board of Dermatology
- Acne Vulgaris
- Actinic Keratosis
- Age Spots
- Aging Skin
- Allergic Contact Dermatitis
- Alopecia Areata
- Atopic Dermatitis
- Basal Cell Carcinoma
- Botox Cosmetic
- Botulinum Injections-Cosmetic
- Botulinum Toxin for Hyperhidrosis
- Botulinum Toxin for Wrinkles
- Broken Blood Vessels
- Cheek filler
- Chemical Peels
- Clear & Brilliant
- Contact Dermatitis
- Cosmetic Consultation
- Cosmetic Surgery
- Dysplastic Nevi
- Facial Rejuvenation
- Frown Lines
- Head and Neck Squamous cell cancer
- Juvederm Ultra
- Juvederm Ultra Plus
- Lip Filler
- Lip Lines
- Marionette Lines
- Nevi (Moles)
- Plantar Warts
- Skin Biopsy
- Skin Cancer
- Skin Care
- Skin Rashes
- Skin Rejuvenation
- Spider Veins
- Sun Damage
- Total Body Skin Exam
MD, Yale School of Medicine
Internship, Internal Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
Roger Williams General Hospital
Departmental Honors, GPA 3.88, Summa Cum Laude; Outstanding Senior Award; Outstanding Research Proposal “In Vivo Study of The Best Use of Herceptin in Treatment of Breast Cancer”; Honorary Societies: Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Golden Key, Dean’s List (multiple editions); Tom Brokaw Award for Life Achievement
New York Times Magazine Superdoctors "Rising Star" Award 2014, 2015, 2016
Outstanding Teaching Award (2014), Mentor of Year Award (2015), Outstanding Teaching Award (2016)
Mount Sinai Department of Dermatology
Excellence in Scholarly Activities (2010-2011), Excellence in Patient Care (2009-2010; 2010-2011), Chairman’s Award (2012), Hendrick Bogaard Dermatopathology Award (2012)
Lazic T, Horii KA, Richard G, Wasserman DI, Antaya RJ. A report of GJB2 (N14K) Connexin 26 mutation in two patients--a new subtype of KID syndrome?. Pediatric dermatology; 25(5).
Lazic T, Falanga V. Bioengineered skin constructs and their use in wound healing. Plastic and reconstructive surgery 2011 Jan; 127 Suppl 1.
Cantisani C, Lazic T, Richetta AG, Clerico R, Mattozzi C, Calvieri S. Imiquimod 5% cream use in dermatology, side effects and recent patents. Recent patents on inflammation & allergy drug discovery 2012 Jan; 6(1).
Lazic T, Strugar J. Nail in the midbrain. Neurology 2009 Apr; 72(17).
Orme CM, Zhou LH, Lazic T. Clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis in a patient with an extramedullary plasmacytoma of the tongue. The Journal of dermatology 2012 Jul; 39(7).
Lazic T, Li Q, Frank M, Uitto J, Zhou LH. Extending the phenotypic spectrum of keratitis-ichthyosis-deafness syndrome: report of a patient with GJB2 (G12R) Connexin 26 mutation and unusual clinical findings. Pediatric dermatology; 29(3).
Lazic T, Fonder M, Robinson-Bostom L, Wilkel CS, Della Torre L. Orlistat-induced bullous leukocytoclastic vasculitis. Cutis 2013 Mar; 91(3).
Lazic T, Cantisani C. Male tuberculous mastitis: a rare entity. Clinical Therapy 2013;: 164 (4).
Bordelon J, Tang N, Elston D, Neidt G, Lazic-Strugar T. Multiple apocrine hidrocystomas successfully treated with Botulinum Toxin A. British Journal of Dermatology;.
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- La Roche-Posay
Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose
- La Roche-Posay
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