Cardiothoracic Surgeons in Lincoln, NE

If you need surgery to treat a complication in your chest, which includes your lungs, esophagus, diaphragm and heart, your doctor will refer you to a thoracic surgeon. They’re trained to offer surgical treatment for tumors and abnormalities in these areas as well as respiratory and heart conditions like lung cancer, heart disease and diseases in the diaphragm.

Thoracic surgeons are similar to heart surgeons, except they have additional training in the entire cardiorespiratory system and in how your blood vessels work with your lungs and airways. They’re also trained on catheters used in the chest, as well as cardiac and respiratory support systems that might be part of your treatment plan.

There are 4 Cardiothoracic Surgeons in Lincoln, NE.

Select a Cardiothoracic Surgeon below for more details.

Doctor

Dr. R Jex MD

Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery 34 years experience

5.0 of 5

7440 S 91st St Lincoln, NE 68526

Doctor

Dr. James Wudel MD

Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery 29 years experience

4.8 of 5

7440 S 91st St Lincoln, NE 68526

Doctor

Dr. Robert Oakes MD

Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery 15 years experience

4.8 of 5

1600 S 48th St Lincoln, NE 68506

Doctor

Dr. Richard Thompson MD

Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery 18 years experience
1600 S 48th St Lincoln, NE 68506

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