Thoracic Surgery is a medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis and surgical treatment of thoracic pathologies including lung cancer, mediastinum tumors, or deformities of the thoracic wall.
Lusíadas Saúde Thoracic Surgery Units are equipped with the most advanced technological means for early diagnosis and performance of minimally invasive surgical techniques, together with highly qualified teams focused on differentiation to better serve patients.
Dedicated to providing better health care services, Thoracic Surgery Units have a team of highly renowned professionals in the treatment of lung cancer, having pioneered the single-port video-assisted surgery method in Portugal and in other countries.
Dr. Ricardo Ferreira
Areas of Interest
Cardiac and thoracic surgery: heart valves (aortic, mitral, tricuspid), coronary without ECC, diseases of the ascending aorta and aortic arch, cardiac tumors and mediastinal tumors. Lung cancer and other diseases of the lung and chest wall. Minimally invasive surgery. Video-Assisted Surgery (VATS- single port). Enhanced recovery after surgery