At UHN, we strive to deliver Compassionate Care & Caring. Learn more about the services and supports that are available to you throughout your journey.
Our UHN programs and services are among the most advanced in the world. We have grouped our physicians,
staff, services and resources into 10 medical programs to meet the needs of our patients and help us make
the most of our resources.
At the heart of everything we do at UHN are our Healthcare Professionals. Refer a patient to one of our 12 medical programs. Learn more about the resources and opportunities available for professional growth.
University Health Network has grown to be one of the largest research and teaching hospital networks in Canada - pioneers in improving the lives of patients. Our long history of health professions education at Toronto General, Toronto Western, Princess Margaret and Toronto Rehab hospitals has consistently advanced the science of education.
University Health Network is a health care and medical research organization in
Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The scope of research and complexity of cases at UHN has made us a national and international
source for discovery, education and patient care.
Being touched by illness affects us in different ways. Many people want to give back to the community
and help others. At UHN, we welcome your contribution and offer different ways you can help so you can find one that suits you.
The Newsroom is the source for media looking for information about UHN or trying to connect with one
of our experts for an interview. It's also the place to find UHN media policies and catch up on our news stories, videos, media releases,
podcasts and more.
Welcome to the Division of Thoracic Surgery. We focus on the chest, trachea, esophagus and stomach. Some of the more common conditions in which we specialize include lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and end-stage lung disease. We treat many of these conditions using minimally invasive surgery. Our goal is to help you and your family cope successfully with your diagnosis and treatment. We will consult with you at all stages of your treatment, so that you know what to expect and how to deal with each step along the way.
My Surgery is a general guide for all patients. Learn more.
Visit our Health Information section and find dedicated resources to help you understand your condition and learn more about your surgery.
Find the information you are looking for.
Our thoracic surgeons are world leaders, creating new and groundbreaking surgical techniques to improve the way we care for our patients. We’re focused on new frontiers of discovery, such as harnessing the power of stem cells and gene therapy, to repair and regenerate damaged tissue, which allows a patient’s body to heal itself.
Meet our team.
On any given day, learners at all levels can be found participating in the care our division provides. Learn more about our
educational opportunities and research.