Elliot B Lander, M.D. F.A.C.S. is a Board-Certified Surgeon. He was born in Los Angeles, California. He graduated Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Occidental College with Distinction in Biochemistry. He attended medical school at the University of California, Irvine. He was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Urology at UC Irvine while in practice in Orange County for five years. During that time he was active in teaching residents and doing research.
Dr. Lander has been elected as a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has served as Chief of Urology at Eisenhower Medical Center and Chief of Surgery at John F. Kennedy Hospital. Dr. Lander has been on staff at Eisenhower Medical Center for twenty five years. He has served as an Expert Reviewer in Urology for the California Medical Board. Dr. Lander is also doing clinical research on his patented liposome encapsulated pentosan for the treatment of interstitial cystitis and is founder of Nanologix Research Inc. Dr. Lander is a pioneer in regenerative urology with publications on using stem cells to treat Peyronies Disease, Erectile Dysfunction, and Interstitial Cystitis. Also, one area of very special interest includes the study of the use of stem cells in developing cancer vaccines.
Dr. Lander is currently involved in IRB approved translational stem cell treatment research at the California Stem Cell Treatment Center based in Rancho Mirage and Beverly Hills. He is a founding member of the International Cell Surgical Society ICSS, a nonprofit organization supporting cell therapy research and education. ICSS supports Regenatrak™, which is an online regenerative medicine database tool used by clinicians to track clinical outcomes and adverse events from all over the globe.
Dr. Lander and his team of multispecialty experts were instrumental in bringing fat derived stem cell technology to the United States in 2010 and have pioneered several new techniques in regenerative medicine. Dr. Lander is a co-founder of Cell Surgical Network, an international research network dedicated to studying the clinical applications of adipose derived stem cells used as personal cell therapy. Research affiliate physicians trained by the Cell Surgical Network team can be found all around the world. Dr. Lander is co-author of the Stem Cell Revolution, a popular book on regenerative medicine.