Lauren Berger Nosanov, MD

Assistant Professor

  • Division of Acute Care and Regional General Surgery


  • MD, Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2014
  • General Surgery Residency, MedStar Health – Georgetown/Washington Hospital Center, 2020
  • Burn Surgery Fellowship, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, 2021
  • Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, 2022

Clinical Specialties

Dr. Nosanov is certified by the American Board of Surgery in General Surgery. She specializes in the surgical treatment of trauma and burns and surgical critical care.

Dr. Nosanov provides a wide range of services including Burn Surgery, Management of Complex Wounds, Trauma Surgery.

Research Interests

Dr. Nosanov’s research interests focus on clinical and psychosocial outcomes following burn injury, medical ethics and end-of-life considerations. Additional work focuses on medical education and wellness.

Recent Publications

  • Association of Women Surgeons' Comprehensive Initiative for Healthy Surgical Families During Residency and Fellowship Training.
    Johnson HM, Torres MB, Möller MG, Cannada L, Nosanov LB, Riner AN, Tatebe LC, Reyna C, Altieri MS
    JAMA Surg 2023 Mar 01; 158(3): 310-315
    [PubMed ID: 36598769]

  • Prevalence and risk factors for acute stress disorder and posttraumatic stress disorder after burn injury.
    Nosanov LB, Prindeze NJ, Schneider DM, Clemente LE, Parrish KR, Travis TE, Shupp JW, Johnson LS
    Am J Surg 2022 Jan; 223(1): 151-156
    [PubMed ID: 34330520]

  • Disparities affecting incarcerated burn-injured patients: Insight from the National Burn Repository.
    Nosanov LB, McLawhorn MM, Banda AM, Johnson LS, Shupp JW
    Burns 2022 May; 48(3): 595-601
    [PubMed ID: 34844815]

  • The impact of COVID-19 on women surgeons and trainees: The transformation of medical students, surgical residents, and attending surgeons.
    Guetter CR, Nosanov LB, Henry MCW, Oropallo A
    Am J Surg 2021 Nov; 222(5): 897-898
    [PubMed ID: 33892923]

  • Firefighter Postinjury Return to Work: A Balance of Dedication and Obligation.
    Nosanov LB, Romanowski KS
    J Burn Care Res 2020 Sep 23; 41(5): 935-944
    [PubMed ID: 32441739]

All Publications on PubMed