The field of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery deals with the surgery of organs in the thorax, including the heart and lungs and blood vessels of the body. A team of cardiothoracic and vascular surgeons treat diseases such as for coronary artery disease (blockage of the blood vessels of the heart),
lung cancer, esophageal cancer and peripheral arterial disease. The field is very diverse and encompasses coronary artery bypass surgery, lung resection, vascular stenting, and many other procedures.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery
Treatments, Investigations & Facilities
|Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG)
|Varicose vein surgery