Our goal is simple: timely, high quality care.
The Thoracic Surgery Division at HackensackUMC specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and conditions of the chest. Our primary focus is delivering the best possible care, while avoiding unnecessary interventions, a providing the best outcomes possible.
Our highly-skilled team provides patients, their families, and referring physicians with comprehensive evaluations and state-of-the-art resources for the treatment of thoracic and esophageal conditions. They also serve as investigators in numerous clinical trials, which offer residents across the region with access to the latest targeted therapies and treatment options.
Surgical Expertise & Excellence Outcomes
More than 80% of the surgical evaluations and treatments are done with minimally-invasive approaches, including robotic surgery, thorascopic surgery, navigational bronchoscopy, and endobrocnhial ultrasound.
Using these minimally-invasive techniques help promote faster recovery and decresed length of stay to our patients undergoing resections.