Thoracic Surgery

We provide outstanding and compassionate patient- and family-centered care for patients suffering from diseases and conditions of the:

  • Chest (thorax)
  • Lungs (including lung cancer)
  • Esophagus
  • Mediastinum

Our highly skilled thoracic surgeons consistently rank among the top thoracic surgeons in the country and are among the U.S. News Top Doctors list compiled by U.S. News & World Report.

The division is also listed as one of the top programs reporting to the Society of Thoracic Surgeons’ STS National Database, a collection of some of the best thoracic surgery programs in the nation. 

Our Locations

Hollywood
954-265-1125

Memorial Regional Hospital
1150 North 35 Avenue
Suite 660
Hollywood, FL 33021

Aventura
954-265-1125

20801 Biscayne Boulevard
Suite 200
Aventura, FL 33180

Pembroke Pines
954-265-1125

601 North Flamingo Road
Suite 151
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028

Conditions We Treat

  • Lung cancer (such as non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) and small-cell lung cancer (SCLC))
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Benign esophageal diseases (e.g., achalasia, Zenker's diverticulum, hiatal hernias and reflux diseases)
  • Mediastinal masses and tumors (e.g., chest wall tumors, empyema, pleural effusion)
  • Trachea and airway disorders
  • Hyperhidrosis (excessive perspiration of the hands that can interfere with daily activities and socializing)

Our Services

  • Lung cancer screenings (low dose CT scans) 
  • CyberKnife® radiosurgery
  • Electromagnetic navigational bronchoscopy (ENB)
  • Endobronchial (endoscopic) ultrasound (EBUS)
  • Esophageal endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)
  • Robotic surgery
  • Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)