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Thoracic Surgery

A surgical specialty concerned with diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the heart, lungs, and esophagus.


Some thoracic surgical procedures performed at Sturdy Memorial include:

  • Esophageal surgery for cancer and repair of hiatal hernia
  • Mediastinoscopy/lymph node sampling
  • Removal of lung cancer and benign lung lesions
  • Thoracoscopic removal of lung tissue