Thoracic Surgery

Starting Monday, July 13, all Memorial Physician Group adult specialties will continue to offer appointments for telehealth and telephone visits. In-person office visits are on a case by case basis until further notice.

We appreciate your patience during this time of uncertainty. One thing that is certain is Memorial’s commitment to keeping its community safe and healthy.

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


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

Pembroke Pines

601 North Flamingo Road
Suite 316
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)

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