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Dr. Phyllis Edwards, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Visalia, CA, with another office in Los Gatos, CA. She has 38 years of experience. Her specialties include Thoracic Surgery. Dr. Edwards is affiliated with O'Connor Hospital - San Jose, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center and Tulare District HealthCare System. She speaks English.
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Specialties & Expertise
Dr. Phyllis Edwards has the following 1 specialty and 1 board certification.
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.
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