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Division of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic Surgery Clinical Services

Thoracic Surgery Clinical Services

At NYU Langone’s Division of Thoracic Surgery, our surgeons use advanced surgical techniques to treat many different thoracic conditions, including non-small cell lung cancer, benign conditions of the lung and airway, esophageal cancer, mesothelioma, myasthenia gravis, thymomas, benign esophageal conditions, and more.

Working together with the Lung Cancer Center at Perlmutter Cancer Center, our experienced team treats a wide range of lung cancers, including those associated with poor survival rates.

Our robotic surgical team has performed more than 3,000 robotic thoracic procedures, including esophagectomy, lobectomy, segmentectomy, and thymectomy. Visiting surgeons from around the world have come to NYU Langone to observe our surgeons as they perform complex procedures, and to learn about advanced surgical techniques as well as leadership and team-building skills.

Leader in Lung Transplant Surgery

We provide single- or double-lung transplant for people ages 12 and older with chronic, end-stage lung disease. Our one-year patient survival is the best in the Northeast, and our patients spend less time on the waitlist than at any other hospital in New York State.