Thoracic Surgery

The Division of Thoracic Surgery at Orlando Regional Medical Center provides diagnostic and treatment services to patients with benign and malignant neoplasms and other disorders of the lung, esophagus, mediastinum and chest wall. Treatment for chronic pulmonary diseases with evaluation for single and double-lung transplantation is also available. ORMC conducts the Emphysema Clinic where patients are evaluated for lung volume reduction surgery.

Orlando Regional Medical Center provides patients with evaluation by a multidisciplinary team including specialists from surgery, medical oncology, pulmonary medicine, radiation oncology and radiology. ORMC offers innovative surgical treatment with video assisted thoracoscopy, brachytherapy and laser bronchoscopy as well as traditional surgical procedures. Partial lung resection, pneumonectomy, wedge resection, bleb resection, thymectomy, esophagogastrectomy, hiatel hernia repair, Zenker's diverticulum repair, reconstruction/corrective surgery for chest deformation, rib resection and pericardectomy.