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Boston Medical Center
Moakley Building
830 Harrison Avenue, Suite 3400
Boston, MA 02118

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Virginia R. Litle, MD  

Director, Barrett's Esophageal Program
Director, Thoracic Surgery Clinical Research
Attending Physician, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests
Management of benign and malignant esophageal diseases including Barrett’s esophagus, achalasia and esophageal cancer; minimally invasive esophageal surgery and endoscopic procedures including minimally invasive esophagectomy, endoscopic resection and Barrx ablation of Barrett’s esophagus; VATS lobectomy for lung cancer, airway and esophageal stenting and laser treatment for palliation of lung and esophagus cancer

Education and Training

Medical School
Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University


University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Visiting Fellowship in Thoracic Surgery at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Board Certifications
American Board of Surgery 
American Board of Thoracic Surgery



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Center for Thoracic Surgery
Moakley Building
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Boston, MA 02118

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