Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic surgery at UMass Memorial Medical Center includes the operative and critical care of patients with conditions affecting the lungs and chest. Thoracic surgery includes the operative and critical care of patients with acquired and congenital conditions within the chest.

Comprehensive Surgical Care for the Lungs and Chest in Central Massachusetts

Our highly skilled thoracic surgeons perform complete evaluations and offer the most advanced surgical options. Learn more from our patient testimonials. 

We bring an integrated approach to the surgical management of lung and esophageal disease, both benign and malignant and to the treatment of mediastinal tumors, congenital chest wall deformities and pleural disease.  Our surgeons specialize is the surgical repair of:

  • Chest wall
  • Coronary arteries
  • Esophagus
  • Heart lesions
  • Lungs
  • Trachea and major bronchi
  • Valves

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Lung Screening Program

If you're worried about your risk for lung cancer, the new UMass Memorial Lung Screening Program may be able to help. Today there is evidence that using low-dose CT scans to screen people who smoke can help detect lung cancer early--and save lives.

Learn about the UMass Memorial Lung Screening Program or call 774-442-LUNG (5864).