Meet Your Gastroenterology Team
Dr. Lance Lasner
Dr. Lance Lasner was born in a suburb of Pittsburgh, PA. He earned his MD from the Medical College of Pennsylvania then completed his internal medicine residency at Hahnemann University in Philadelphia, PA. He went on to complete advanced fellowship training in gastroenterology at the prestigious Johns Hopkins University in Maryland and is board-certified in gastroenterology and hepatology through 2028. He’s been practicing in the area since 1997 and has served as president of northern Virginia’s largest outpatient endoscopy center for the past 11 years. Dr. Lasner enjoys inspiring and leading the center’s staff and 22 physicians. He is also one of very few select physicians to win the Patients’ Choice Compassionate Physician Award for five consecutive years and eight years total since 2010. Dr. Lasner is compassionate, extroverted and joyful about helping people distressed by digestive disorders.
In his spare time, he enjoys helping students matriculate into medical school and takes great pride in assisting in the growth of students, staff and patients. He is also passionate about teaching the next generation of GI physicians and enjoys mentoring students and residents.
Dr. Nisha Chand
Dr. Nisha Chand completed her Internal Medicine Residence at Eastern Virginia Medical School and her Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Virginia Commonwealth University. She was selected as Chief Resident in Internal Medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School and was selected as Chief Fellow in Gastroenterology at Virginia Commonwealth University. She is Board-Certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology and Hepatology. She has practiced in the Northern Virginia and DC area with Dr. Lasner for the last five years. She held an academic position as Assistant Professor at George Washington University. Dr. Chand was the only doctor in the Chantilly area named a Top Doctor in Virginia Living Magazine’s Top Doctor list for 2017.
Dr. Chand was born and raised in the Washington, DC area and is fluent in Spanish, Hindi and Urdu.
Discover a dual board-certified GI doctor at Northern Virginia Gastroenterology. Call 703-378-1734 or use our Request an Appointment form. Dr. Lasner and Dr. Chand welcome patients from Annandale, Reston, Chantilly, Centreville, Burke and nearby locations.