Dr. Laura Mazer is a faculty member in the Division of Minimally Invasive Surgery. Her surgical training was completed at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Stanford University, where she also completed a fellowship in Surgical Education and a Master’s in Heath Professions Education. She completed a fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center prior to joining the faculty at University of Michigan. She is the recipient of multiple local and national teaching awards, including the Association for Surgical Education Outstanding Resident Teacher Award in 2016 and the Arnold P. Gold Foundation Humanism and Excellence in Teaching in 2018.
Dr. Mazer’s practice is broad-based general surgery, with a focus on foregut surgery and hernia surgery at St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea Hospital. She offers open, laparoscopic, and robotic options for hernia repair, surgical treatment of GERD, bariatric surgery, and other diseases of the esophagus, stomach, and small intestine.