Biography

Dr. Darren Lazare completed residency training in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of British Columbia.  He went on to complete a sub-specialty fellowship in Urogynecology at the University of Alberta.  His practice is focused on female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery which encompasses non-surgical and surgical management of urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, voiding dysfunction and post-partum perineal injury.

Teaching

Medical students
Residents
Urogynecologic Fellow

Research Interests/Skills

Urinary incontinence
Pelvic organ prolapse
Voiding dysfunction
Obstetric and anal sphincter injury
Mesh complications

Publications

Liang T, Lazare DM, Schulz JA, Flood C.  A rare complication of suprapubic catheterisation following pelvic reconstructive surgery for urinary incontinence.  BMJ Case Reports 2012; doi:10.1136/bcr.022012.5758

Jantzie L, Lazare DM, Schulz JA, Flood C.  A 56-year-old woman with early acute pulmonary emboli following pelvic reconstructive surgery.  BMJ Case Reports; 1 January 2011: published online 23 February 2011, doi:10.1136/bcr.11.2010.3556

Grants

Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) – Co-investigator – Knowledge Translation Grant, $25,000, May 2012-January 2017

Foundation for Female Health Awareness – Co-investigator – Vaginal Uphold Hysteropexy and Laparoscopic Sacral Hysteropexy for the Treatment of Uterovaginal Pelvic Organ Prolapse (VAULT): A Parallel Cohort Study, $22,400, 2013-Present