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Meredith A. Lazar-Antman, MD

Meredith A. Lazar-Antman, MD

Speciality: Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Meredith A. Lazar-Antman, MDMeredith A. Lazar-Antman, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with advanced fellowship training in pediatric orthopedics. Her practice involves the surgical and non-surgical treatment of all aspects of musculoskeletal care for infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. In addition, she provides prenatal counseling for expectant mothers who have been given in utero diagnoses of orthopedic conditions such as clubfoot. She has a special interest in the management of pediatric trauma, scoliosis, and the orthopedic manifestations of neuromuscular disorders including cerebral palsy. Pediatric sports medicine also comprises a large part of her practice and she is involved in treating children and adolescent athletes in all sports and provides medical coverage during local school sporting events. It is her mission to provide all of her patients with compassionate, individualized care, especially in treating those children and their families with special needs.

Education

Medical School: New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York
Residency: NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York
Fellowship: The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD Pediatric Orthopedics

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, 2013

Academic & Hospital Appointments

Attending Physician, Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Winthrop University Hospital.
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics, SUNY Stony Brook.

Affiliations

Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Pediatric Orthopedic Club of New York

Honors & Awards

Winthrop-University Hospital Academic Achievement Citation 2014 and 2013 
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Glasgow-Rubin Academic Achievement Citation
Cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania

Publications

Lonner BS, Lazar-Antman MA, Sponseller PD, Shah SA, Newton PO, Betz R, Shufflebarger HS.  Multivariate Analysis of factors Associated with Kyphosis Maintenance in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Spine 2012 Jul 1;37 (15):1297-1302.

Lazar-Antman MA, Leet AI. Current Concepts Review: Effects of Obesity on Pediatric Fracture Care and Management.  J Bone Joint Surg Am 2012; May 2;94(9): 855-61.

Lazar MA, Van Gelderen JT, Chu A. Treatment of SCFE in a Healthy 5-Year-Old Child: Case Report and Review. J Pediatr Orthop-B 2011 Jul;20 (4):232-7.

Lazar MA, Feldman DS, Lonner BS. Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis: Evaluation and Management. (Accepted for publication Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Diseases, June 2010).

Lazar MA, Plocher EK, Egol KA. Obesity and its Relationship with Pelvic and Lower Extremity Trauma. Am J Orthop 2010 Apr;39(4):175-82.

Lazar MA, Kwon YW, Rokito AS. Current Concepts Review: Snapping Scapula Syndrome. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2009; Sep 91(9): 2251-62.

Lazar MA, Levine BR, Jaffe W. Bilateral Total Hip Arthroplasty in a Patient with Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia. A case report and review of the literature. Orthopedics 2007; May 30(5): 401-402.

Lee RJ, Lazar-Antman MA, Cullen C, Bacar-Asher J, and Leet AI. The Effect of Obesity On Pediatric Fractures, has been accepted for presentation, during the 2011 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) National Conference and Exhibition to be held in Boston, MA October 14-18, 2011.

Lee RJ, Lazar-Antman MA, Cullen C, Bacar-Asher J, and Leet AI. The Effect of Obesity on Pediatric Fractures has been accepted as a paper presentation at the 2012 annual American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons conference to be held in San Francisco, CA Wednesday, February 08, 2012.

Lazar-Antman MA, Lonner BS, Sponseller PD. Multivariate Analysis of Factors Associated with Kyphosis Maintenance in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery. Maryland Orthopedic Association, Baltimore, MD, May 2011.

Lazar-Antman MA. Pediatric Sports Medicine Highlights for the PM&R Residents. Johns Hopkins Department of Rehabilitation Grand Rounds, Baltimore, MD, January 2011.

Lazar MA. Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma. Johns Hopkins Nursing Association, Baltimore, MD October 2010.

Lazar MA, Lonner BS. Multivariate Analysis of Factors Associated with Kyphosis Maintenance in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Surgery. Sir Robert Jones Lecture Series, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, May 2010.

Lazar MA. Infantile Idiopathic Scoliosis. Hospital for Joint Diseases Grand Rounds, New York, NY, March 2010.

Lonner BS, Lazar-Antman MA, Sponseller PD, Shah SA, Newton PO, Betz R, Shufflebarger HS.  Multivariate Analysis of factors Associated with Kyphosis Maintenance in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis. Spine 2012 Jul 1;37 (15):1297-302. 

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