Summit Medical Group Senior Breast Surgeon Jerrold S. Lozner, MD, MHA, FACS, is dedicated to diagnosing and treating benign and malignant diseases of the breast. Dr. Lozner's expertise includes minimally invasive stereotactic and ultrasound-guided mammotome biopsies, core needle biopsies, and cyst aspirations under local anesthesia. In addition, he performs excisional breast biopsies, lumpectomies, sentinel lymph node biopsies, and mastectomies that sometimes coincide with reconstructive surgery. To ensure early detection and treatment, Dr. Lozner closely follows patients who are at high risk for breast cancer. He makes sure that each of his patients partner with a breast health nurse navigator so that they receive comprehensive care.
Dr. Lozner is Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. He is Chairman of the Summit Medical Group Clinical Practice Committee, Atlantic Health Physician Quality Committee, and Overlook Medical Center Advisory Board. Dr. Lozner is a former member of the Summit Medical Group Board of Directors, Past Chairman of the Atlantic Health Medical Staff Leadership Committee, and Past President of the Overlook Medical Center Medical Staff. He has been Chairman of the Overlook Medical Center Department of Surgery and a member of the Atlantic Health Board of Trustees. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons.
Dr. Lozner is a recipient of the Upjohn Achievement Award for Excellence in Medicine. New York magazine has listed him in "Top Doctors in the New York Metropolitan Area," New Jersey Life has listed him in "Top Docs for Women," and Castle Connolly has listed him in "Top Doctors in the New York Metro Area," "America's Top Doctors,"and "Top Doctors for Women's Health." Dr. Lozner's Castle Connolly listings have been reprinted in US News and World Report, New York Magazine, and Inside Jersey. Most recently, Dr. Lozner has been featured in the Inside Jersey "190 Top Doctors for Women's Health" listing for his expertise in breast cancer surgery.