Dr. Lisa Durso, a native New Yorker, is a Board Certified Internist. She is a medical graduate of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York. She received her training in Internal Medicine at Montefiore Medical Center in New York. Dr. Durso is an active member of the American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NYU School of Medicine.
Prior to joining the Joan H. Tisch Center for Women’s Health, Dr. Durso was in private practice from 2001 - 2011 on New York’s upper east side and on staff at Lenox Hill Hospital’s Department of Medicine. In her private practice, she focused on comprehensive health for both women and men, with an emphasis on preventative medicine and women's health. From 1996-2001, Dr. Durso taught on the full time faculty at Weill Cornell Medical College as an Assistant Professor of Medicine and Assistant Attending Physician at New York Presbyterian Hospital. There she practiced internal medicine and Women’s Health. An early advocate on women's health, in the late 1990's Dr Durso served as the NY state director for the American Medical Women's Association and participated in Women's Health Delegations to Southeast Asia, China, and Japan. She is a former member of the National Council on Women's Health and in 2001 received the Woman of the Future Award from the New York Women's Agenda.
Dr. Durso is also a proud wife and mother of 2 children. She enjoys travel and ballroom dancing.