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Thoracic Surgery

Our Team

Our dedicated team of surgeons, oncologists and nurses is here for you and your family. We'll help minimize pain and provide effective treatment as you begin the recovery process. If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know.

Hiran C. Fernando, MD
Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Director, Center for Thoracic Oncology

Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests
Lung cancer therapy with minimally invasive lobectomy, segmentectomy, or percutaneus ablatation; robotic surgery; minimally invasive esophagectomy, laparoscopic and endoscopic (incisionless) surgery for reflux; achalasia and cryotherapy for airway and esophagus

Virginia R. Litle, MD
Director, Center for Minimally Invasive Esophageal Therapies
Director, Barrett's Esophageal Program
Director, Thoracic Surgery Clinical Research

Associate Professor of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Special Interests
Thoracic surgeon specializing in 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


Call: 617.638.5600
Fax: 617.638.7382

Boston Medical Center
Center for Thoracic Surgery
Moakley Building
830 Harrison Avenue, 3rd Floor
Boston, MA 02118

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88 East Newton Street
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Boston, MA 02118
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