Division of Thoracic Surgery

The Division of Thoracic Surgery at UMass Memorial is a dynamic consortium of caregivers which includes surgeons, anesthesiologists, nurses, residents in surgery, physician assistants, and others dedicated to providing surgical care that is both at the cutting edge and patient-centered. Our field includes the operative and critical care of patients with conditions affecting the lungs and chest.

We bring an integrated approach to the surgical management of lung and esophageal disease, both benign and malignant and to the treatment of mediastinal tumors, congenital chest wall deformities and pleural disease. Our surgeons specialize in the surgical repair of:

  • Chest wall
  • Coronary arteries
  • Esophagus
  • Heart lesions
  • Lungs
  • Trachea and major bronchi
  • Valves