Lucas Collazo, M.D.

Dr. Lucas Collazo is a board certified cardiac, thoracic, and congenital heart surgeon. He joined Inova Medical Group with more than 20 years of clinical experience. He has a special interest in the surgical management of congenital heart disease in children and adults.

Dr. Collazo is the Director of Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Surgery and serves as the Co- Director of the Inova Pediatric Heart Center. He became interested in congenital cardiac and thoracic surgery during medical school after rotating on the pediatric cardiothoracic surgery service. As a congenital cardiac surgeon, he is able to care for children, teenagers, and adults who have congenital heart disease.

In addition to his clinical leadership at Inova, Dr. Collazo has been very active in medical staff governance serving as medical staff president at Inova Fairfax Medical campus and most recently serving as the chair of Inova Health System’s Medical Affairs Council.

A native of New York, Dr. Collazo currently resides in Northern Virginia with his family. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and tennis.