Stephen Lazarus, MD

Pulmonologist

Clinics

Asthma Clinic
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0359
Phone: (415) 353-2961

Hours: Thursdays
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

Pulmonary Function Laboratory at Mount Zion
2330 Post St., Suite 420
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 885-7755
Fax: (415) 885-3852

Hours: Monday to Friday
9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Pulmonary Function Laboratory at Parnassus
505 Parnassus Ave., Suite M-1342
San Francisco, CA 94143-0130
Phone: (415) 476-2995
Fax: (415) 502-7990

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Pulmonary Practice at Parnassus
400 Parnassus Ave., Fifth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143-0359
Phone: (415) 353-2961
Fax: (415) 353-2568

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Academic Title

Professor

More about Stephen Lazarus

Additional Languages

French

Education

UC Irvine 1972

Residencies

UCSF, Internal Medicine 1975

Fellowships

UCSF, Pulmonary Disease 1977

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Sobieraj DM, Baker WL, Nguyen E, Weeda ER, Coleman CI, White CM, Lazarus SC, Blake KV, Lang JE. Association of Inhaled Corticosteroids and Long-Acting Muscarinic Antagonists With Asthma Control in Patients With Uncontrolled, Persistent Asthma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA. 2018 Apr 10; 319(14):1473-1484.
  2. Sobieraj DM, Weeda ER, Nguyen E, Coleman CI, White CM, Lazarus SC, Blake KV, Lang JE, Baker WL. Association of Inhaled Corticosteroids and Long-Acting ▀-Agonists as Controller and Quick Relief Therapy With Exacerbations and Symptom Control in Persistent Asthma: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. JAMA. 2018 Apr 10; 319(14):1485-1496.
  3. Jackson DJ, Bacharier LB, Mauger DT, Boehmer S, Beigelman A, Chmiel JF, Fitzpatrick AM, Gaffin JM, Morgan WJ, Peters SP, Phipatanakul W, Sheehan WJ, Cabana MD, Holguin F, Martinez FD, Pongracic JA, Baxi SN, Benson M, Blake K, Covar R, Gentile DA, Israel E, Krishnan JA, Kumar HV, Lang JE, Lazarus SC, Lima JJ, Long D, Ly N, Marbin J, Moy JN, Myers RE, Olin JT, Raissy HH, Robison RG, Ross K, Sorkness CA, Lemanske RF. Quintupling Inhaled Glucocorticoids to Prevent Childhood Asthma Exacerbations. N Engl J Med. 2018 03 08; 378(10):891-901.
  4. Leitao Filho FS, Ra SW, Mattman A, Schellenberg RS, Criner GJ, Woodruff PG, Lazarus SC, Albert R, Connett JE, Han MK, Martinez FJ, Leung JM, Paul Man SF, Aaron SD, Reed RM, Sin DD. Serum IgG subclass levels and risk of exacerbations and hospitalizations in patients with COPD. Respir Res. 2018 Feb 14; 19(1):30.
  5. Duffy S, Marron R, Voelker H, Albert R, Connett J, Bailey W, Casaburi R, Cooper JA, Curtis JL, Dransfield M, Han MK, Make B, Marchetti N, Martinez F, Lazarus S, Niewoehner D, Scanlon PD, Sciurba F, Scharf S, Reed RM, Washko G, Woodruff P, McEvoy C, Aaron S, Sin D, Criner GJ. Effect of beta-blockers on exacerbation rate and lung function in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Respir Res. 2017 Jun 19; 18(1):124.
  6. Lugogo N, Green CL, Agada N, Zhang S, Meghdadpour S, Zhou R, Yang S, Anstrom KJ, Israel E, Martin R, Lemanske RF, Boushey H, Lazarus SC, Wasserman SI, Castro M, Calhoun W, Peters SP, DiMango E, Chinchilli V, Kunselman S, King TS, Icitovic N, Kraft M. Obesity's effect on asthma extends to diagnostic criteria. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Mar; 141(3):1096-1104.
  7. Ra SW, Sze MA, Lee EC, Tam S, Oh Y, Fishbane N, Criner GJ, Woodruff PG, Lazarus SC, Albert R, Connett JE, Han MK, Martinez FJ, Aaron SD, Reed RM, Man SFP, Sin DD. Azithromycin and risk of COPD exacerbations in patients with and without Helicobacter pylori. Respir Res. 2017 May 30; 18(1):109.
  8. Martinez CH, Murray S, Barr RG, Bleecker E, Bowler RP, Christenson SA, Comellas AP, Cooper CB, Couper D, Criner GJ, Curtis JL, Dransfield MT, Hansel NN, Hoffman EA, Kanner RE, Kleerup E, Krishnan JA, Lazarus SC, Leidy NK, O'Neal W, Martinez FJ, Paine R, Rennard SI, Tashkin DP, Woodruff PG, Han MK. Respiratory Symptoms Items from the COPD Assessment Test Identify Ever-Smokers with Preserved Lung Function at Higher Risk for Poor Respiratory Outcomes. An Analysis of the Subpopulations and Intermediate Outcome Measures in COPD Study Cohort. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 May; 14(5):636-642.
  9. Leitao Filho FS, Won Ra S, Mattman A, Schellenberg RS, Fishbane N, Criner GJ, Woodruff PG, Lazarus SC, Albert R, Connett JE, Han MK, Martinez FJ, Leung JM, Man SFP, Aaron SD, Reed RM, Sin DD. Serum IgG and risk of exacerbations and hospitalizations in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Oct; 140(4):1164-1167.e6.
  10. Nyenhuis SM, Krishnan JA, Berry A, Calhoun WJ, Chinchilli VM, Engle L, Grossman N, Holguin F, Israel E, Kittles RA, Kraft M, Lazarus SC, Lehman EB, Mauger DT, Moy JN, Peters SP, Phipatanakul W, Smith LJ, Sumino K, Szefler SJ, Wechsler ME, Wenzel S, White SR, Ackerman SJ. Race is associated with differences in airway inflammation in patients with asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Jul; 140(1):257-265.e11.
  11. Durack J, Lynch SV, Nariya S, Bhakta NR, Beigelman A, Castro M, Dyer AM, Israel E, Kraft M, Martin RJ, Mauger DT, Rosenberg SR, Sharp-King T, White SR, Woodruff PG, Avila PC, Denlinger LC, Holguin F, Lazarus SC, Lugogo N, Moore WC, Peters SP, Que L, Smith LJ, Sorkness CA, Wechsler ME, Wenzel SE, Boushey HA, Huang YJ. Features of the bronchial bacterial microbiome associated with atopy, asthma, and responsiveness to inhaled corticosteroid treatment. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2017 Jul; 140(1):63-75.
  12. Fitzpatrick AM, Jackson DJ, Mauger DT, Boehmer SJ, Phipatanakul W, Sheehan WJ, Moy JN, Paul IM, Bacharier LB, Cabana MD, Covar R, Holguin F, Lemanske RF, Martinez FD, Pongracic JA, Beigelman A, Baxi SN, Benson M, Blake K, Chmiel JF, Daines CL, Daines MO, Gaffin JM, Gentile DA, Gower WA, Israel E, Kumar HV, Lang JE, Lazarus SC, Lima JJ, Ly N, Marbin J, Morgan W, Myers RE, Olin JT, Peters SP, Raissy HH, Robison RG, Ross K, Sorkness CA, Thyne SM, Szefler SJ. Individualized therapy for persistent asthma in young children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 Dec; 138(6):1608-1618.e12.
  13. Sadatsafavi M, Sin DD, Zafari Z, Criner G, Connett JE, Lazarus S, Han M, Martinez F, Albert R. The Association Between Rate and Severity of Exacerbations in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: An Application of a Joint Frailty-Logistic Model. Am J Epidemiol. 2016 Nov 01; 184(9):681-689.
  14. Sheehan WJ, Mauger DT, Paul IM, Moy JN, Boehmer SJ, Szefler SJ, Fitzpatrick AM, Jackson DJ, Bacharier LB, Cabana MD, Covar R, Holguin F, Lemanske RF, Martinez FD, Pongracic JA, Beigelman A, Baxi SN, Benson M, Blake K, Chmiel JF, Daines CL, Daines MO, Gaffin JM, Gentile DA, Gower WA, Israel E, Kumar HV, Lang JE, Lazarus SC, Lima JJ, Ly N, Marbin J, Morgan WJ, Myers RE, Olin JT, Peters SP, Raissy HH, Robison RG, Ross K, Sorkness CA, Thyne SM, Wechsler ME, Phipatanakul W. Acetaminophen versus Ibuprofen in Young Children with Mild Persistent Asthma. N Engl J Med. 2016 Aug 18; 375(7):619-30.
  15. Leung JM, Chen V, Hollander Z, Dai D, Tebbutt SJ, Aaron SD, Vandemheen KL, Rennard SI, FitzGerald JM, Woodruff PG, Lazarus SC, Connett JE, Coxson HO, Miller B, Borchers C, McManus BM, Ng RT, Sin DD. COPD Exacerbation Biomarkers Validated Using Multiple Reaction Monitoring Mass Spectrometry. PLoS One. 2016; 11(8):e0161129.
  16. Bhatt SP, Connett JE, Voelker H, Lindberg SM, Westfall E, Wells JM, Lazarus SC, Criner GJ, Dransfield MT. ▀-Blockers for the prevention of acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (▀LOCK COPD): a randomised controlled study protocol. BMJ Open. 2016 06 07; 6(6):e012292.
  17. Woodruff PG, Barr RG, Bleecker E, Christenson SA, Couper D, Curtis JL, Gouskova NA, Hansel NN, Hoffman EA, Kanner RE, Kleerup E, Lazarus SC, Martinez FJ, Paine R, Rennard S, Tashkin DP, Han MK. Clinical Significance of Symptoms in Smokers with Preserved Pulmonary Function. N Engl J Med. 2016 May 12; 374(19):1811-21.
  18. Bacharier LB, Guilbert TW, Mauger DT, Boehmer S, Beigelman A, Fitzpatrick AM, Jackson DJ, Baxi SN, Benson M, Burnham CD, Cabana M, Castro M, Chmiel JF, Covar R, Daines M, Gaffin JM, Gentile DA, Holguin F, Israel E, Kelly HW, Lazarus SC, Lemanske RF, Ly N, Meade K, Morgan W, Moy J, Olin T, Peters SP, Phipatanakul W, Pongracic JA, Raissy HH, Ross K, Sheehan WJ, Sorkness C, Szefler SJ, Teague WG, Thyne S, Martinez FD. Early Administration of Azithromycin and Prevention of Severe Lower Respiratory Tract Illnesses in Preschool Children With a History of Such Illnesses: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA. 2015 Nov 17; 314(19):2034-2044.
  19. Dunn RM, Lehman E, Chinchilli VM, Martin RJ, Boushey HA, Israel E, Kraft M, Lazarus SC, Lemanske RF, Lugogo NL, Peters SP, Sorkness CA, Szefler S, Wechsler ME. Impact of Age and Sex on Response to Asthma Therapy. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015 Sep 01; 192(5):551-8.
  20. Wang Y, Tong C, Wang Z, Wang Z, Mauger D, Tantisira KG, Israel E, Szefler SJ, Chinchilli VM, Boushey HA, Lazarus SC, Lemanske RF, Wu R. Pharmacodynamic genome-wide association study identifies new responsive loci for glucocorticoid intervention in asthma. Pharmacogenomics J. 2015 Oct; 15(5):422-9.

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