Services

The University of Maryland Medical Center has one of the largest general thoracic surgery programs in the country. Our program offers surgical management of benign and malignant diseases of the chest (thoracic). We also offer multidisciplinary evaluations for most of the diseases we treat. Our physicians are experts in minimally invasive surgery for the lung, esophagus, thymus and other areas of the chest.

Disease Specialties:

The University of Maryland Medical Center has one of the largest general thoracic surgery programs in the country. Our program offers surgical management of benign and malignant diseases of the chest (thoracic). We also offer multidisciplinary evaluations for most of the diseases we treat. Our physicians are experts in minimally invasive surgery for the lung, esophagus, thymus and other areas of the chest.

Surgical Specialties:

The University of Maryland Medical Center has one of the largest general thoracic surgery programs in the country. Our program offers surgical management of benign and malignant diseases of the chest (thoracic). We also offer multidisciplinary evaluations for most of the diseases we treat. Our physicians are experts in minimally invasive surgery for the lung, esophagus, thymus and other areas of the chest.

For Patients with Advanced and High-Risk Lung and Esophageal Cancer:

  • Surgical and medical management of patients with metastatic malignancies to the lung

  • Radiation Oncology

  • Medical Oncology

  • Laser Ablation

  • Photodynamic Therapy (PDT) for esophageal and bronchogenic carcinomas

  • Brachytherapy