Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery

Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgery

The heart surgeons of The Heart Center and their staff can provide a range of minimally invasive, minor and major surgeries for patients with conditions of the heart, lungs, esophagus, veins or arteries. Cardiovascular-thoracic surgeons use the latest technology and surgical techniques to treat even the most complex cases.

Through Columbia Heart Source, our surgeons network with colleagues and have access to the latest developments at Columbia University Medical Center.

Types of Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery:


  • Beating-heart Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Complex Aortic Procedures
  • Endoscopic Vein Harvest
  • Minimally-invasive MAZE Procedure For Atrial Fibrillation
  • Valve Repair/Replacement


  • Lung Surgery For Cancer
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracoscopic Procedures
  • Surgery For Complex Lung Infections


  • Aortic Aneurysm Repair
  • Carotid Artery Surgery
  • Lower Extremity Bypass
  • Peripheral Vascular Stenting

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Conditions We Treat

Heart Care

Cardiovascular/Thoracic Surgery News

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