What to Expect of the Thoracic Surgery Process

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Patient Information About Major Thoracic & Esophageal Surgery

It is natural to have many concerns and questions about "major surgery". We feel that the more you know about the process, the less you will worry about the steps necessary to return you to a state of good health. The following are some general guidelines which we hope will help you understand the steps in this process.

Preparing for Your First Clinic Visit

Preparing for Your Surgery & Hospital Stay


Diet Instructions

Important Information about Nutritional & Herbal Supplements