DEPARTMENT OF THORACIC SURGERY bio_admin
The department of chest surgery manages on a daily basis, with the help of its specialised staff and excellently equipped operating rooms, a wide range of conditions, working together with all diagnostic departments and specialties of the hospital.
Taking advantage of the equipment, the experience and the tradition of the Clinic, the Department is in the position to manage surgically neoplastic diseases of the lungs, the mesothorax or the pleura, and to perform the entire range of thoracoscopic operations (VATs).
The typical activities of the department include:
pneumothorax trauma management
pleural effusion drainage
surgical treatment of emphysema
endobronchial cryotherapy for endobronchial tumors