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Linda F. Lazar, MD

  • Consulting Physician, Gastroenterology
  • Professor of Pediatrics, University of Tennessee Health Science Center



MD – Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Fifth Pathway – New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY
Internship – Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY
Residency – Case Western Reserve University Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital Cleveland, OH
Fellowship – Case Western Reserve University Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital Cleveland, OH

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology

Selected Publications

Tillman EM, Norman JL, Huang EY, Lazar LF, Crill CM. Evaluation of Parenteral Nutrition - Associated Liver Disease in Infants with Necrotizing Enterocolitis Before and After the Implementation of Feeding Guidelines. Nutr Clin Pract. 2014 Apr: 29(2):234-7.

Tillman EM, Crill CM, Black DD, Hak EB, Lazar LF, Christensen ML, Huang EY, Helms RA. Improvement or reversal of parenteral nutrition associated liver disease in six infants with short bowel syndrome. Pharmacotherapy. 2011 (5):503-9.

Jessica E. Sandy, PharmD; Linda F. Lazar, MD; and Richard A. Helms, PharmD, BCNSP Vanishing Bowel: A Therapeutic Challenge. Nutrition in Clinical Practice 21:401-407, August 2006.

Grewal H, Amiri H, Vera S, Stratta R, Whittington G, Lazar L, Black D, Powell S, Ammons J, and Gaber AO: In-situ split-liver transplantation. Tenn. Medicine 92:411-414, 1999.

Michael Mellon, Linda Lazar, M.D., Arthur C. Houtz, M.D.: Comparison of Diet Modification and Stimulus Control vs. Mineral Oil and Contingencies for Childhood Functional Encopresis: Journal of Ambulatory Child Health, 1996; Vol 1 pages 214-222.

Leggiadro, R.J., Lazar, L.F.: Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis due to Neisseria Meningitis Z in an Infant with Liver Failure. Clinical Pediatrics 30:350-352, 1991.

Lazar, L.F., Muram, D.A.: The Prevalence of Perianal and Anal Abnormalities in a Pediatric Population Referred for Gastrointestinal Complaints. Adolescent and Pediatric Gynecology. 2:37-39,1989.

Cochran, E., Phelps, S., Lazar, L.F.: Gastroesophageal Reflux in the Pediatric Patient. Hospital Pharmacy 1987; 22:1014-19, 1057, 1067.

Last update: March 2018