Lenox Hill Thoracic Surgery
National Leaders in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
Richard Lazzaro, MD FACS
Byron Patton, MD
Upcoming Invited Presentations and Courses:  Dr. Lazzaro
Society of Robotic Surgery, 2015 World Robotic Symposium: Robotic Esophagectomy: The New York Experience, February 19 - 21, 2015 Orlando, FL 

Society of Robotic Surgery, 2015 World Robotic Symposium:  Robotic Lung Surgery:  Moderators:  Richard Lazzaro, M.D., February 19 - 21, 2015 Orlando, FL​​

2nd Annual Chest Medicine Conference—State of the Art Therapies in Thoracic Oncology. A Collaborative Approach​ featuring Hands on Training and Simulation.  Course Director,  March 20 - 22, 2015​

2015 ISMICS (International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery) Annual Scientific Meeting, Course Director. Thoracic Session.   June 3 - 6, 2015.  Berlin
Recent Presentations / Invited Speaker:  Dr. Lazzaro
North Shore-LIJ Health System Inaugural Multidisciplinary Robotic Symposium.  Robotic Treatment of Mediastinal Disorders:  Benign and Malignant.    November 1, 2014.  Uniondale, Long Island

North Shore-LIJ Health System Inaugural Multidisciplinary Robotic Symposium.  Moderator,  Robotic Thoracic Surgery Session.  November 1, 2014.  Uniondale, Long Island​

American College of Surgeons’ 100th Annual Clinical Congress – Video Based Education Session.  Robotic Resection of a Giant Bronchogenic Cyst. San Francisco, California.  October 27th, 2014​

Clinical Robotic Surgery Association. 6th World Congress. San Francisco, CA.  Robotic approach in the treatment of mediastinal lesions. October 25, 2014.

EASTERN CARDIOTHORACIC SURGICAL SOCIETY 52ND ANNUAL MEETING.  Palm Beach, FL.  Standardizing Robotically Assisted VATS Lobectomy: Assessing Feasibility and Safety in 128 Consecutive Patients by Multiple Surgeons Across a Single Healthcare System. October 9, 2014.

EASTERN CARDIOTHORACIC SURGICAL SOCIETY 52ND ANNUAL MEETING. Palm Beach, FL. Moderator, Movie Session: Richard Lazzaro, MD, Lenox Hill Thoracic Surgery, New York, NY. October 9, 2014. 

EASTERN CARDIOTHORACIC SURGICAL SOCIETY 52ND ANNUAL MEETING.  Palm Beach, FL.  Complex Robotic Lung Resection. October 9, 2014​.

MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY WEEK 2014SLS ANNUAL MEETING & ENDO EXPO.  Robotics Day – State of the Art Lectures.  State of the Art in Benign Esophageal Surgery.  September 10, 2014​

ISMICS (International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery).  Robotically Assisted Bilateral Bronchoplasty for Tracheobronchomalacia.  May 31, 2014.

ISMICS (International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery).  Robotic Segmentectomy.  May 29, 2014.

American Association for Thoracic Surgery.  94th Annual Meeting.  Toronto, Ontario.  General Thoracic Skills and Decision Making.  Mastering Techniques and Decision Making.  Robotic-assisted Anatomical Lung Resection.  April 26,2014

Third Biennial Miami Robotics Symposium, April 25, 2014.  Principles of Robotic Lung Resection.

Third Biennial Miami Robotics Symposium, April 25, 2014.  Robotic Esophageal Surgery:  Surgical Management of Duplication cysts, Leiomyoma, Hiatal Hernia, Achalasia

Chest Medicine—The Art of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery and Interventional Pulmonary Medicine:  A Collaborative Approach. March 21-22, 2014. New York, New York.  Course  Director

Chest Medicine—The Art of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery and Interventional Pulmonary Medicine:  A Collaborative Approach.  Robotic Assisted Pulmonary Resection.  March 21-22, 2014. New York, New York

Chest Medicine—The Art of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery and Interventional Pulmonary Medicine:  A Collaborative Approach. March 21-22, 2014. New York, New York.  Moderator

Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Orlando, FL, January 29, 2014.  Co-Course Director STS University Course:  Robotic Simulation​

Brooklyn/Long Island American College of Surgeons Annual Clinic Day – Podium Presentation. Redo Median Arcuate Ligament Release with Robotic Assistance.   Uniondale, NY.  December 4, 2013​

Society of Robotic Surgery, 2013 World Robotic Symposium. Lake Buena Vista, FL, November 9, 2013. Moderator

Society of Robotic Surgery, 2013 World Robotic Symposium. Lake Buena Vista, FL, November 9, 2013. Robotic Mediastinal Surgery

Society of Robotic Surgery, 2013 World Robotic Symposium. Lake Buena Vista, FL, November 9, 2013. Robotic Lobectomy:  Lenox Hill Experience

Society of Robotic Surgery, 2013 World Robotic Symposium. Lake Buena Vista, FL, November 9, 2013. Robotic Assisted Left Thoracoscopic Belsey Fundoplication, Video Presentation.

Clinical Robotic Surgery Association: 5th Worldwide Congress. Washington, D.C., October 3- 5, 2013.  Robotic Mediastinal Surgery

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons: Minimally Invasive Surgery Week 2013. Reston, VA, August 28, 2013. State of the Art Lectures in Robotic Surgery: State of the Art in Robotic Esophagectomy

International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery, ISMICS 2013. Prague, Czech Republic, June 12 – 15, 2013. Video presentation:  Robotic Thoracoscopic Resection of Intralobar Sequestration in an Adult 

Grand Rounds, Staten Island University Hospital. Staten Island, NY, May 31, 2013, Lobectomy.​

North Shore University Hospital, Arthur R. Beil Lecture. Manhasset, NY, June 4, 2013.  Robotic Pulmonary Resection 

New York General Thoracic Surgical Club. New York, NY, April 11, 2013, Presentation, Robotic Right Upper Lobectomy, T3N1

Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Los Angeles, CA, January 26 - 30, 2013, Robotic Lobectomy

American College of Surgeons. Uniondale, NY, December 5, 2012: Robotic Lobectomy

​American Association for Thoracic Surgery Focus on Thoracic Surgery: Lung Cancer. Boston, MA, November 16-17, 2012.  Robotic Lobectomy
 
New York General Thoracic Surgical Club, New York, NY, November 15, 2012:  Invited Discussant, Robotic Thoracic Surgery
 
Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society, Naples, FL, October 5, 2012:  Robotic Lung Surgery: Complex Cases
 
Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society, Naples, FL, October 4, 2012:  Robotic Lung Surgery: Startup to Standardization
 
American College of Surgeons 2012 Clinical Congress, Chicago, IL, October 1, 2012. Robotic Lobectomy with Bronchoplastic Closure of the Airway Presentation
 
Clinical Robotic Surgery Association 4th Worldwide Congress, Chicago, IL, September 29, 2012.  Robotic Repair of Intrathoracic Stomach and Complex Benign Disorders of the Esophagus
 
Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, Minimally Invasive Surgery Week 2012, Boston, MA, September 5, 2012. State of the Art Lectures in Robotic Surgery:  State of the Art in Robotic Mediastinal Surgery
 
International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery, ISMICS 2012 Los Angeles, CA, May 30-June 2, 2012. ISMICS Masters Class: Thoracic Robotic Surgery faculty
 
New York Downstate Association for Respiratory Therapists, Uniondale, NY, November 18, 2011. The History and Role of Robotic Pulmonary Surgery
 
New York Society for Thoracic Surgery, New York, NY, February 3, 2011.  Robotic resection of esophageal leiomyoma
 
Brooklyn/Long Island American College of Surgeons Annual Clinic Day 2010:  Uniondale, NY, December 8, 2010.  Robotics:  Applications in General Surgery​