Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic Surgery at ECHN is dedicated to the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest. We continue to expand treatment options for patients, utilizing minimally-invasive procedures state-of-the-art surgical techniques and cancer therapies. We take a multi-disciplinary approach to the treatment of our patients through out the continuum of care.

We treat the following diseases:

Benign diseases and tumors of the lung
Esophageal cancer
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Hiatal hernia
Lung cancer
Lung volume reduction surgery for emphysema
Pleural diseases (including pneumothorax, infections and pleural effusions)

Our surgical procedures include:

Minimally Invasive Thoracotomies
Nissen fundoplication

Learn more about the Thoracic specialists on the ECHN medical staff.

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