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Thoracic Surgery

Mount Carmel offers innovative diagnostic and treatment services for malignant and non-malignant conditions affecting the lungs, esophagus, thymus, mediastinum, chest wall and diaphragm. Our expert team of thoracic surgeons partner with referring physicians to ensure patients receive immediate access, timely evaluation, excellent care in a patient- and family-friendly environment, and access to innovative therapies through clinical trials.

Using minimally invasive approaches whenever possible, our surgeons are experienced in a variety of specialized techniques, including:

  • Video thoracoscopy
  • Stent placement
  • Tracheal surgery

Among the specific treatments we offer are:

  • Surgical resection
  • Video-assisted thoracic surgical (VATS) lobectomy
  • Multi-modality treatment
  • Surgical and medical management

Thoracic Surgery Patient Education:

General Patient Guide
My Personal Health Record
Guide for Healthful Eating
COPD Booklet
Guide to Lung Surgery
Cancer Care Booklet
Radiation Therapy Booklet
Radiation Therapy Information Sheet
Preparing for Surgery - Mount Carmel East
Preparing for Surgery - Mount Carmel West
Preparing for Surgery - Mount Carmel St. Ann's
Preparing for Surgery - Mount Carmel New Albany
Surgery - Preventing Infection
Protect Your Lungs Before and After Surgery
Surgery Waiting Area Brochure - Mount Carmel East
Surgery Waiting Area Brochure - Mount Carmel St. Ann's

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