Thoracic Surgery


  • Airway surgery
  • Minimally invasive techniques, including use of the da Vinci robot surgery platform
  • Treatment of thoracic malignancies, including lung cancer, esophageal cancer, pulmonary metastasis and mediastinal tumors.

Thoracic Surgeons

Thoracic surgeons provide expert surgical treatment of diseases of the chest, including but not limited to birth defects of the chest and cancers that affect the chest, including:

  • Birth defects of the chest
  • Cancers of the chest wall
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Tumors in the organs contained in the chest cavity

Our Stamford Health Medical Group thoracic surgeons have vast expertise in minimally invasive techniques, including:

  • Cyberknife
  • Use of the da Vinci® robotic surgery system
  • VATS lobectomy