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Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Cardiothoracic surgery is the specialty involved with the treatment of diseases affecting organs within the thorax (the chest), principally the heart, lungs and oesophagus.

King Edward VII's Hospital Expertise

Consultants who specialise in cardiothoracic surgery at our Hospital have been through a rigorous selection process and are leaders in their area of special interest. You can expect the highest standards of diagnosis and treatment from any consultant with practising privileges. They will also commonly have working relationships with other consultants within a related specialist area.

Common conditions and symptoms addressed by a cardiothoracic surgery specialist include:

  • lung disease
  • heart disease
  • emphysema

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Our Experts

Cardiothoracic surgeons

Mr David Lawrence  ›
Special interests include:
Lung Cancer
Professor Eric Lim  ›
Special interests include:
Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
Ms Emma Beddow  ›
Special interests include:
Pneumothorax (+ 7 more)