Lager, MD, MPH
Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
Director, Medical Education
Member, UCSF Comprehensive Fibroid Center
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Dr. Lager is an Ob/Gyn with expertise in minimally invasive surgical techniques. She treats women with fibroids, abnormal uterine bleeding, ovarian cysts and endometriosis. She is the Associate Director of the UCSF Center for Endometriosis. With membership in both the University of California Fibroid Network and the UCSF Comprehensive Fibroid Center, Dr. Lager is an active participant in efforts to improve the care of women with fibroids through research, education, and collaborative clinical practice. She works closely with radiology and interventional radiologists to consider the best treatment plan for each patient. In addition, Dr. Lager provides OB care and leads Centering Pregnancy groups.
Dr. Lager is passionate about teaching and developing our future heath care leaders. She has received teaching awards from the Academy of Medical Educators, the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, and Exceptional teaching awards for students. She is the Director of Medical Student Education in OBGYN, overseeing medical student education over the 4 year curriculum. She is also the Clinical Clerkship Director for Obstetrics and Gynecology for the School of Medicine.
||Institution & Location
||Field of Study
||University of California, Los Angeles
||University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
||University of North Carolina Hospitals
||Obstetrics and Gynecology
||University of North Carolina School of Public Health
Health Care and Prevention
Achievements & Recognition
||Tarheel Teaching Award, University of North Carolina Hospitals
||Physicians Legal Advisory Committee member, University of North Carolina Hospitals
||Whitehead Excellence in Teaching Award for UNC Residents, University of North Carolina Hospitals
||Outstanding Clinical Care Award, University of North Carolina Hospitals