From video-assisted thoracic surgery to laparoscopic procedures and sleeve lobectomies, our Thoracic Surgery Division has an overriding goal of imparting a cure with the least invasive procedure available. Patients who come to Stanford have surgical options that are not widely available in the community or even at many other academic centers.
Pediatric Cardiac Surgery
The Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Division and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital has assembled a team of doctors, nurses, and other health professionals who are specially trained to diagnose and treat infants, children, and young adults with both congenital and acquired heart disease.
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Excellent Quality of Care
Choosing a qualified hospital can be daunting, especially with the added burden of illness. Outcome reports provide true reflections of the quality and value that Stanford and the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery have to offer.
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Heart Center
LPCH has assembled a team of doctors, nurses, and other health professionals specially trained to diagnose and treat infants, children, and young adults with both congenital and acquired heart disease.
Evidence-based Awards for Cardiac Care
Our evidence-based awards for cardiac care consistently reflect our dedication to exceeding national standards of excellence and our commitment to best serve our patients.
Stanford Cardiovascular Institute
Translating new knowledge of heart disease into practical applications to improve heart health is the goal of the Stanford Cardiovascular Institute. Its mission is to improve diagnosis, treatment, and prevention to ultimately eliminate heart disease.
Stanford Heart Transplant Program
We have accumulated wisdom of more than 50 years of research and patient care experience. Our doctors and scientists work collaboratively to develop many innovations and continue to advance new techniques in transplant surgery.
Stanford Cardiovascular Health
Patients and referring physicians have access to the broadest possible range of treatments, allowing the best choice for individual needs based on the most up-to-date therapies available.
Center for Marfan Syndrome and Related Aortic Disorders
Patients with Marfan syndrome and aortic disorders have access to comprehensive diagnostic and management services from specialists in cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and genetics.