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Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic surgery involves caring for patients with diseases of the chest, excluding the heart. This includes lung cancer and tumors of the mediastinum (the area around the heart) as well as esophageal and plural diseases.

Thoracic surgery is often performed using a minimally invasive technique employing a camera, known as video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery, or VATS.

  • Locations

    Outreach

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital Medical Arts Building

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center - Medical Arts Building

    140A Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon, KY 40456

    This clinic is held the second and fourth Mondays of the month.