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Oksana Lazareva, MD

Languages:
English, Russian
Specialty/Profession:
Pediatric Endocrinology
Board Certifications:
Diplomat of American Board of Pediatrics, Board Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology
Areas of Clinical Interest:
Management of diabetes mellitus, growth disorders, Turner syndrome, thyroid disorders, congenital adrenal hyperplasia
Education:
Undergraduate - Smolensk State Medical Academy, Russia (1996)
Medical School - Smolensk State Medical Academy, Russia (1996)
Residency - Infants and Children’s Hospital of Brooklyn Maimonides Medical Center (2008)
Fellowship - State University of New York - Downstate Medical Center (2011)
Awards & Recognition:
Invited for Diabetes Technology and Therapeutics (2010-11)
President Poster Award Nominee, Annual Meeting of the European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology (ESPE) (2010)
Member of the Endocrine Society (2009)
Member of Pediatric Endocrine Society (2010)
Clinic Locations: Ashburn, Fairfax
Keystone Publications:

Lazareva O, Panayiotopoulos A, Kazachkova I, Jacobson-Dickman E. A teenage boy with hypocalcemia after radioablation for Graves' disease. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2014 Mar;27(3-4):379-82.

Purushothaman R, Lazareva O, Oktay K, Ten S. Markers of ovarian reserve in young girls with Turner's syndrome. Fertil Steril. 2010 Sep;94(4):1557-9.

Where did you grow up?
Smolensk, Russia
How long have you practiced in the Washington, DC area and what do you like most about it?
I’ve practiced here since 2011. I really like diversity of the patient population, especially the challenging variety of endocrine disorders, even sometimes including rare ones.
What do you most enjoy doing outside of your clinical practice, when you’re not working?
Reading, spending time with my family, playing tennis and volleyball, playing violin, hiking.
Personal Sketch:
More than 15 - Years Married
2 - Daughters
2 - Years lived in New York