The department deals with the surgical management of chest disease. Tumours, infections and other disorders of the lungs, the chest wall, the lung lining (the pleura), the mediastinum (middle of the chest) and diaphragm are investigated and treated.
Some of the services offered by the department are:
- Open and Closed heart surgeries
- Valve replacements and repairs
- Beating Heart Surgery
- Heart & Lung Transplant