Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery


Cardiovascular surgery involves your heart and blood vessels. Thoracic surgery focuses on your heart, lungs, esophagus and other organs in your chest. Both surgeries are used to treat a variety of conditions, such as lung cancer, heart failure and heart disease.

Why Aurora?

At Aurora, our expert surgical team is skilled in handling a variety of heart and lung conditions, including:

We use a multidisciplinary approach, so you’ll have access to specialists in the fields you need during your recovery. This includes intensive care doctors, cardiac rehab personnel, dieticians, endocrinologists, and physical, occupational and speech and respiratory therapists, as well as pharmacists with expertise in caring for patients after heart and lung surgeries. Our CV Surgery program integrates complementary medicine to help you relax and minimize pain.

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