Cardiac and Thoracic Surgery

Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Cardiovascular and Thoracic surgeons at CHI St. Alexius Health treat disorders of the heart, lungs, esophagus, and major blood vessels of the chest.

Condition and treatment options may include:

  • Aortic aneurysm
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Congenital heart defects
  • Coronary artery disease
  • Peripheral vascular disease (PVD)
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Lung cancer

This technology-driven specialty is constantly evolving, with research and emerging technologies leading toward less invasive procedures that result in patients recovering faster and with better outcomes.