Meridian Health’s Thoracic Surgery Program provides treatment for a wide range of malignant and non-malignant conditions affecting the lung, esophagus, thymus, mediastinum, chest wall, and diaphragm. Our dedicated team of physicians is committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for each of our patients.
The thoracic surgery team utilizes innovative solutions and technologies in our focused commitment on superior outcomes for our patients.
The following conditions are some of the most common conditions treated by our lung and esophageal specialists.
The following tests and treatments are some of the most common offered. However, our specialists offer many other advanced tests and treatments for a wide range of medical problems.
Download the Meridian Thoracic and Esophageal Surgery Program brochure.
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