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The world renowned physicians of Brigham Thoracic Group perform more than 100 procedures a year at Carney Hospital. The division provides diagnostic and treatment services to patients with benign and malignant tumors and other disorders of the lung, esophagus, mediastinum, and chest wall.
The members of the division use advanced techniques including minimally invasive thoracoscopy, endoscopy, and placement of tracheobronchial and esophageal stents. Unique cooperation among the various specialists at Carney Hospital (including pulmonologists, oncologists, radiation oncologists, thoracic surgeons, otolaryngologists and gastroenterologists) allows for a multidisciplinary approach and comprehensive care of patients with lung and esophageal cancer, mesothelioma, swallowing difficulties and emphysema.