Daniel Lazar, MD

Specialty: Internal Medicine

Your health and safety is our top priority. Get COVID-19 info & vaccine information and see our visitor policy.

Schedule an appointment

Have you seen this doctor before?

Please check all that apply to the patient:

- or -

Schedule now via phone

Schedule via LiveWell

- or -

Schedule now via phone



6540 North Lincoln Avenue

Lincolnwood, IL 60712

Get directions

Office: 847-779-7700

Fax: 847-779-7701

Currently scheduling for this location

Primary location

6131 West Dempster Street

Morton Grove, IL 60053

Get directions

Office: 847-967-5010

Fax: 847-967-5147

Make appointment at this location

1412 Waukegan Road

Glenview, IL 60025

Get directions

Office: 847-901-9880

Fax: 847-901-9850

Make appointment at this location

Meet Daniel Lazar, MD

About me

  • Primary Care
  • AsthmaDiabetesExercise and FitnessGeneral WellnessGeneral WellnessHypertensionLipid ManagementPreventive MedicineScreening Tests
  • https://www.advocatehealth.com



  • Rush Presybytrian St.Luke's Medical School
  • Rush Presybytrian St.Luke's Medical School
  • Rush Medical College

Board certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Hospital affiliations

  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital

Insurance accepted

  • AAH Preferred – Team Member Plan
  • AAH Select – Team Member Plan
  • AARP Medicare Advantage Access HMO
  • Aetna Better Health Premier Plan MMAI
  • Aetna Coventry (Aetna Medicare) HMO
  • Aetna EPO
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice (MC) POS
  • Aetna Medicare HMO
  • Aetna Medicare POS
  • Aetna Medicare PPO
  • Aetna Medicare Value Plan PPO
  • Aetna NAP - PPO
  • Aetna Open Choice PPO
  • Aetna POS
  • Aetna Premier Care Network
  • Aetna Select
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna State of Illinois HMO
  • Aetna State of Illinois Open Access Plus
  • Aetna State of Illinois PPO
  • Aetna Value Performance Network
  • Beech Street Network PPO
  • Benefit Plan Administrators (BPA)
  • Benefits Services and Systems, Inc
  • Blue Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Community FHP
  • Blue Cross Community ICP
  • Blue Cross Community MMAI
  • Blue Cross HMO Illinois
  • Blue Cross Med Select PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO
  • Blue Cross Medicare Supplement PPO
  • Blue Medicare Advocate Health HMO
  • Blue Precision HMO
  • BlueCare Direct
  • Cigna APWU Health Plan Open Access Plus
  • Cigna EPO
  • Cigna Health Partners POS
  • Cigna Healthspring True Choice PPO
  • Cigna HMO
  • Cigna NALC Health Benefits Plan
  • Cigna Open Access Plus
  • Cigna Open Access POS
  • Cigna POS
  • Cigna PPO
  • Cigna-HealthSpring Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Coventry / FirstHealth
  • Coventry Health Care HMO
  • Coventry Health Care Open Access POS
  • Coventry Health Care POS
  • Coventry Health Care PPO
  • First Health Network PPO
  • FirstHealth / Coventry Personal Care
  • Galaxy Health Network PPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna EPO
  • Great West Healthcare - Cigna PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HealthSmart Preferred PPO
  • HST Care Connect EPO
  • HST Care Connect PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana Community Select HMO
  • Humana HMO
  • Humana Illinois CCN HMO
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Humana Medicare Choice PPO
  • Humana Medicare Gold Plus HMO
  • Humana Medicare Supplement Plan
  • Humana MMAI
  • Humana National HMO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana National POS - Open Access
  • Humana POS
  • Humana PPO
  • Medicare
  • Meridian
  • Meridian MMAI
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • SEIU – Local 4 HMO
  • SEIU – Local 4 PPO
  • Tricare Prime
  • UFCW Local 1546 Health and Welfare Fund (UMC)
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Advantage Value HMO - POS
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 1 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Complete Plan 2 HMO
  • UHC / AARP Medicare Supplement
  • UHC National Railway Carriers & United Transportation Union Health and Welfare
  • UHC Railroad Employees National Health & Welfare Plan
  • UHC/ AARP Medicare Advantage Choice PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • Union Health Services, Inc.
  • Union Medical Care PPO
  • United Health One Golden Rule
  • United Healthcare Charter HMO
  • United Healthcare Choice Plus PPO
  • United Healthcare Choice PPO
  • United Healthcare Core PPO
  • United Healthcare Group Medicare Advantage PPO
  • United Healthcare Indemnity
  • United Healthcare Medica
  • United Healthcare Medicare Complete Assure PPO
  • United Healthcare Navigate HMO
  • United Healthcare NexusACO OA
  • United Healthcare NexusACO R
  • United Healthcare Options PPO
  • United Healthcare Oxford
  • Wellcare Health Plans HMO

Ratings and reviews

Overall rating

based on 655 patient ratings.


July 31, 2020 2:05 PM

Due to Coronavirus and possibility for infection, I was anxious about a visit to a medical facility due to potential for transmission of virus. I found Advocate facility (that I am familiar with for more than 10 years) satisfactory as I could see implementation of precautions.

July 31, 2020 2:05 PM

More than 10 years ago I searched for a provider to become my PCP. My criteria was; education/training, age (younger than myself so relation had potential to continue long-term, I'm a senior), hospital for admitting privilege's, group practice to insure a doctor would be on call when Dr Lazar was not, sick call available every morning to provide help for unexpected illness, I think he his concern for wellbeing of patients is sincere, in recent years use of email for communication with Dr. Lazar has been excellent. He always replies usually within hours. This topic of comment was not requested, but maybe it has value in reply to collection of information.

July 24, 2020 10:53 AM

During this COVID visit, is much better than before. Less waiting, more through concerns etc.

July 21, 2020 10:47 PM

Dr. Lazar spoke with me first, asking questions, and then he did a brief physical and we talked a little during the physical. He spoke in terms that I was able to understand.

July 21, 2020 10:47 PM

Dr. Lazar was/is patient and we discussed my overall health; He is gentle when he did my physical, and very knowledgeable, helping me out with specialists and weight concerns.

July 20, 2020 4:54 PM

Dr. Lazar has been my primary care doctor for 30+ years and I like and trust him implicitly. He is also a GREAT diagnostician and always seems to know what to do when I describe anything re: my health.

July 16, 2020 12:59 PM

It was a good experience.

July 16, 2020 11:36 AM


July 16, 2020 11:36 AM

More than good.

July 14, 2020 2:36 PM

Good man.

July 13, 2020 1:50 PM

Very pleased with interaction with the provider. Spent a comfortable amount of time with me and was easy to talk to.

July 12, 2020 7:14 PM

Dr Dan listened carefully to everything I had to say as well as the answers I gave to his questions.

July 9, 2020 7:34 AM

Dr. Lazar always give me enough time. Answers all questions, always returns phone calls if I have a health related question.

July 9, 2020 7:34 AM

People doing lab work are very efficient.

July 7, 2020 3:11 PM

Excellant and thorough.

July 7, 2020 3:11 PM

Dr. Lazar has always been a thoughtful caregiver. I I highly recommend his, and Advocate's healthcare.

July 6, 2020 9:59 PM

As always, Dr. Lazar is excellent! He is a good listener, provides thoughtful feedback and makes appropriate recommendations regarding my health.

July 6, 2020 8:07 PM

very well

July 2, 2020 12:00 AM

Dr. Lazar is always a pleasant visit, he is kind respectful and straight to the point.

July 2, 2020 12:00 AM

Never had any bad experiences with Dr. Lazar "GREAT DOCTOR." Would recommend him to family and friends.

June 23, 2020 8:33 PM

very happy with provider

June 15, 2020 11:05 PM

Dr. Lazar is a phenomenal physician, who gives a patient his undivided attention. I never feel rushed. He takes his time to establish rapport. He is adept at putting me at ease. In addition to his amicable bedside manner, he's very intelligent. Despite his intelligence, he explains things in a manner lay people can understand. He genuinely cares about me. He always returns messages almost immediately. It's apparent he relishes being a physician. being a physician. This is a calling for him.

June 15, 2020 11:05 PM

The practice is apparently well-managed. The efficiency with which I am treated speaks to the thorough workflows put in place. No stone is left unturned. There is great attention to detail of every facet of care. I highly recommend this practice to others. When I do, they are not disappointed.

June 15, 2020 1:18 PM

From the beginning, I truly felt that Dr. Lazar had my best interests in mind and took a lot of time to listen to what I was experiencing. He was also great at explaining everything that came up. I am so happy to have this wonderful of a primary care physician because when it comes to my health, I would prefer one person manage my healthcare/records instead of bouncing around from PCP to PCP.

May 27, 2020 8:27 AM

I cannot praise enough the service and the care I receive from Dr. Lazar and his medical office. The nurses and support staff are consistently professional AND friendly.

May 27, 2020 8:27 AM

Dr. Lazar is a wonderful physician. He is attentive to and patient with my concerns; responds to my email questions with promptness; appears knowledgeable regarding current research on topics related to my medical issues; and always spends adequate time during my medical visits.

May 25, 2020 4:49 PM

Excellent bed side manner and good overall demeanor. Knowledgeable and forthcoming with overall well-being.

May 25, 2020 1:59 PM

Dr. Lazar made special arrangements to see me for the medical issues I had. He took all the time needed to explore my condition and discuss next steps. He was also very available and responsive in exchanging messages on the myAdvocate portal. Office staff and other medical professionals were great as well.

May 24, 2020 10:22 AM

I am very very happy having Dr Lazar as my physician.

May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

Great carrier during entire visit.

May 22, 2020 12:00 AM

Very good visit!

May 18, 2020 2:00 PM

This was my first video visit. It was amazingly effective. In answering survey questions precisely, I had contacted my provider via written messages (rather than phone calls) via the Advocate Aurora patient portal. This is a great system and I have received responses as rapidly as three minutes. Dr. Lazar is very familiar with my status and issues. He is good at passing along his suggestions for what would be beneficial alterations to my regimen.

May 18, 2020 2:00 PM

While I found the video visit to be a functional and useful tool, it is NOT a substitute for a face-to-face in person visit for examination/observation of little things that may have changed. In example, I forgot to mention a small growrh that had formed months ago. It remains unchanged since I discovered it. I am guessing that it is much older and I had never noticed it before.

May 11, 2020 2:50 PM

This was a video conference for post hospital visit. Good visit.

May 10, 2020 5:16 PM

Dr. Lazar conducted visit virtually. He was attentive, on-point, aware of my medical history, helpful with discussing my concerns; and, even spoke to me regarding other concerns I had which were not the reason I contacted him and requested an appointment. The virtual visit with Dr. Lazar went very well given that it was virtual- and I was impressed with his ability to manage the process as if it was a live face-to-face visit.

May 10, 2020 5:16 PM

This visit with Dr. Lazar was an excellent experience. The manner in which he conducted the virtual call, his focus on my initial concern, his inquiry regarding other health concerns and his advice and recommendations were all outstanding. Thanks.

May 9, 2020 6:37 AM

Dr. Lazar was able to see me right away and address my issues.

May 9, 2020 6:37 AM

Dr. Lazar is always available when you need him. He has great communication skills and a sense of humor. As his patient, I'm privileged to have him as my doctor.

May 6, 2020 8:08 AM

This was my first Telehealth session - I thought it went very well, Dr. Lazar was very knowledgeable about my health history & issues, and guided me well about what I need going forward. I am a relatively new patient and I feel very comfortable with Dr. Lazar as my primary health practitioner.

May 4, 2020 2:07 PM

Excellent experience

May 4, 2020 1:27 PM

Dr. Lazar is an effective listener and responds to requests in a very short time. He is great and recommend him to anyone.

April 27, 2020 8:25 PM

Dr. Lazar was so helpful and proactive. I initially contacted him due to a kidney stone. when he found out my neighbor was positive for covid and I was exposed after helping my neighbor after he was unconscious Dr. Lazar had a zoom appointment with me and then had me contact him daily until we knew I was past the point of testing positive from my exposure.

April 27, 2020 8:25 PM

Dr. Lazar is always response and compassionate. The example above is why I am proud to be a patient of Dr. Lazar's.

March 29, 2020 7:27 AM

Dr. Lazar has been and continues to be an excellent primary care physician. My husband also goes to Dr. Lazar and my children engage with physicians/nurses/nurse practitioners within Dr. Lazar's practice.

March 23, 2020 2:11 PM

Scheduled office visit was a phone visit. I asked my questions and had a good discussion with Dr. Lazar. Postponed my blood work until a better time with the virus issues.

March 23, 2020 2:11 PM

Very good experience

March 23, 2020 2:09 PM

I trust him!

March 16, 2020 5:18 PM

excellent physician. spent time,mlistned.

March 16, 2020 5:18 PM


March 16, 2020 2:48 PM

This was my first visit with Dr. Lazar. I thought he was very thorough, took his time and got to know me and I'm happy I chose him as my new primary physician.

March 16, 2020 2:28 PM

excellent caring physician!

March 13, 2020 12:00 AM

Great dr. seems caring and gives straight answers.

March 12, 2020 10:27 AM

Dan is the best- that's it- a great guy who cares.

March 12, 2020 10:27 AM


March 12, 2020 10:04 AM

(Doctors office visit) "VERY GOOD."

March 10, 2020 10:02 AM

Dr Lazar is a fantastic physician. He is knowledgeable, thorough, and compassionate.

March 10, 2020 10:02 AM

I highly recommend Dr. Lazar!

March 9, 2020 1:31 PM

Outstanding. Dr. Lazar is always attentive, well prepared and forward-thinking about my health. Friendly and cordial, too.

March 9, 2020 1:31 PM

Always a positive experience.

March 3, 2020 3:55 PM


March 2, 2020 2:57 PM

Dr. Lazar is a great doctor. He is very friendly and seems to really care about his patients!

February 28, 2020 10:33 AM

All areas of my care with my provider and the associates were very kind and RESPECTFUL!

February 25, 2020 6:15 PM

Extremely thorough, and took his time answering many questions that I had. Even wait over test results with me from various sources.

February 25, 2020 5:34 PM

I am 97 years old, and rely on Dr Lazar for important guidance on my several conditions. I am so blessed to have such a superb clinician who is concerned about my health and well-being. I am in very good condition because of him.

February 25, 2020 5:34 PM

I am very pleased that Dr Lazar and his office get me in on the occasions where I need to be seen. This is often during the same week. I am so pleased to have such quick access to a skilled physician. The office appreciates that I am 97 years old; I rely on others to get me to my appointments. The office accommodates our schedules.

February 25, 2020 10:57 AM

Very efficient

February 25, 2020 10:57 AM

Great experience

February 18, 2020 1:38 PM

Dr. Lazar always takes his time to talk and explain every thing to you.

February 13, 2020 11:04 AM

All was very good and professional!

February 6, 2020 1:27 PM

This was my FIRST VISIT to this practice. (that's the reason I left some questions unanswered.) I had known Dr. Lazar as my mother-in-law's internist. He was wonderful to her and was wonderful to me. I am very glad to have him as my new internist.

February 6, 2020 1:27 PM

It was a great experience. He is very knowledgeable and likable. He's very thorough and I would highly recommend him.

February 3, 2020 3:30 PM

pleasant and efficient

February 3, 2020 3:30 PM

good conversation and he listened to anything I had to say

February 2, 2020 2:30 AM

Excellent doctor.

February 2, 2020 2:30 AM

He took the time to discuss my health issues and medicines that I am taking.

January 31, 2020 11:44 AM

Dr. Lazar is amazing! He is patient and so very helpful!

January 29, 2020 10:09 AM

All services were conducted in a highly professional manner. Dr. Lazar is a good doctor and I enjoy all my appointments.

January 28, 2020 11:51 AM

very good

January 28, 2020 8:33 AM

I thought my visit was quite good. Keep up the good work!

January 27, 2020 7:22 PM

This was a first time visit with this Dr. and I liked him very much. He was very thorough.

January 27, 2020 7:20 PM

The visit with Dr Lazar is always at the best. Always I and my wife get the best medical advices and treatment from Dr. Lazar.

January 27, 2020 7:20 PM

Dr. Lazar is our family doctor for more than 25 years. He is one of the best doctor we ever had.

January 27, 2020 3:46 PM

Through and plesant

January 27, 2020 3:46 PM

Very good

January 21, 2020 8:34 AM

pretty good. I would recommend him to others.

January 20, 2020 4:43 PM

He knows me well and understands my condition. He is a good listener and shares some of my interests.

January 20, 2020 4:43 PM

He is warm, friendly and makes me at ease.

January 20, 2020 4:37 PM

excellent experience

January 20, 2020 2:27 PM

All good

January 20, 2020 1:38 PM

I have known Dr. Lazar for many years and have always found him to be most knowledgeable, kind and caring.

January 20, 2020 1:38 PM

Always an excellent experience seeing Dr. Lazar. He's the best!

January 20, 2020 1:38 PM

Dr Lazar is a once in a generation great internist and doctor. He cares deeply re his patients and is very effective.

January 8, 2020 7:43 AM

Absolutely excellent visit and bedside manner. Makes great connection.

January 8, 2020 7:43 AM

Not only "would" I recommend Dr. Lazar to others, I do!

December 31, 2019 5:54 PM

I have a long time good patient/dr relationship with Dr. Lazar and trust his judgement. He is very compassionate and I feel very comfortable discussing all issues with him.

December 30, 2019 1:24 PM

New patient. Looking forward to see how well Provider follows up. Current perception of him quite good.

December 30, 2019 7:56 AM

I have been seeing Dr. Lazar for over 20 years and he has always had my utmost respect. He is kind, professional and well informed on latest medical advances

December 23, 2019 2:23 PM

Dr. Lazar is a very good doctor who knows how to interact well and address all of my health issues in a competent and timely manner.

December 23, 2019 9:31 AM

Great experience as usual.

December 21, 2019 10:49 PM


My health enews articles

More for your health

Safe Care Promise

Your health and safety is our highest priority at every step of the journey with us. See what to expect

LiveWell app & website

Manage health and wellness for yourself and for everyone who counts on you – all in one place. Learn how it works

Virtual visits

Seeing a provider from home is easier than ever. Get virtual care 24/7 or schedule a visit with your provider. Get started


Learn more about this provider and request an appointment online. Prior to requesting an appointment with any provider you select, confirm with your insurance carrier that this doctor is in your insurance network.

Information listed under the "clinical interests" columns was supplied by the physicians. It is provided to you for informational purposes only, and neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility has independently verified the information. If you wish to confirm the information contained herein, or if you have any other questions about a particular physician, please contact the physician’s office.

Unless otherwise stated, physicians are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Advocate Health Care or the Advocate facility where the care is being provided. Neither Advocate Health Care nor the Advocate facility shall be liable for the medical care provided or decisions made by these independent physicians.

Is this your profile? Submit edits/updates.