Michael Ebright

Michael Ebright, MD

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, Attending Surgeon, New York & Presbyterian Hospital, and Director, Thoracic Surgery at Stamford Hospital


Member of: Stamford Health Medical Group

About Me

Dr. Ebright joined Stamford Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center after serving on the faculty at Boston University School of Medicine for six years. There, he was Director of the Center for Thoracic Oncology and Co-Director of the Lung CyberKnife Program.

He has numerous publications in peer-reviewed journals and has authored book chapters on a variety of topics related to thoracic surgery. In addition, he has been selected as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor, as identified in Boston, New York and Connecticut magazines.



Special Interests

Clinical Expertise 

  • Lung Cancer
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Medastinal and Chest Wall Tumors
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery including VATS and Robotic Techniques
  • Minimally Invasive Diagnostics including Navigational Bronchoscopy and Endobronchial Ultrasound
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux and Hiatal Hernia
  • Lung Cancer Treatment in the High-Risk patient
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Thermal Ablation
  • Lung Cancer Screening
  • Multidisciplinary Integrative Cancer Care
  • transoral incisionless fundoplication (TIF) and magnetic sphincter augmentation (LINX)


  • Thoracic Surgery
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Medical School

New York University School of Medicine


University of Maryland Medical System


Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery

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