George Lazarou, M.D.

To me, it’s important to treat incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse with the latest in minimally invasive techniques—and to treat every woman like she is family. 

George Lazarou, M.D., is a fellowship-trained Urogynecologist and Pelvic Reconstruction specialist who leads the team at Women's Contemporary Care Associates (WCCA). Dr. Lazarou is also the Chief of Gynecology and Director of Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery at Winthrop-University Hospital. He previously was the Director of Urogynecology at Jack D. Weiler Hospital, Montefiore Medical Center at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, New York and Chief of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center in Bronx, New York.

Dr. Lazarou has clinical interests in voiding dysfunction, pelvic anatomy, and minimally invasive pelvic surgery including vaginal reconstructive pelvic surgery.  He has trained and mentored Fellows who graduated and went on to become directors of programs in Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery. Some of his latest research achieved an award of "Best Basic Science Project" at a previous International Urogynecologic Society Meeting.

Dr. Lazarou is the past president of the Bronx Gynecologic and Obstetric Society and has held membership in many professional societies throughout his career.  He is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Lazarou is a member of many professional societies, held positions in national committees, had many honors, awards, and numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals and textbooks.  Among these outstanding achievements he has had many editorial responsibilities and has executed numerous scientific presentations locally, nationally and internationally.  On the community level, Dr. Lazarou has appeared on television as an invited guest speaker on Health Beat TV Show Educational conference, broadcast live in the Bronx, promoting awareness and discussing treatment options on the topic of "Urinary Incontinence", and locally for the Spirit of Women Educational Symposium at Winthrop discussing the topic of "Pelvic Floor Dysfunction".

Dr. Lazarou received his medical degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey where he also completed a residency in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine.  He then completed a three-year Board approved fellowship in Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/ Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, New York and is presently an associate professor for the departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Women's Health at Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Stony Brook University Hospital.