thoracic surgery

100 Years in the Making: How Patients Benefit from Thoracic Robotic Surgery

John F. Lazar, MD, Thoracic Surgery January 22, 2019

When the first minimally invasive surgery—also called laparoscopic surgery—was performed in the early 1900s, a surgeon would use a hollow…

Welcome to the New Lung and Esophageal Center

John F. Lazar, MD, Thoracic Surgery June 17, 2020

Editor’s Note: The photo above was taken prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. MedStar Washington Hospital Center’s newly opened Lung and…