Thoracic care involves treatment of the body in and around the chest. This includes the chest wall, lungs, throat area and more. Because of the important organs and structures in this area, thoracic surgery requires the expertise of highly trained specialists.
Our team includes fellowship trained surgeons who work with other clinicians at Rex to diagnose and treat disease of the chest including lung and esophageal cancers, infections and more.
Alden M. Parsons, M.D., is the medical director of Rex Thoracic Surgical Specialists. She is a published researcher and experienced surgeon. She is also a compassionate doctor who brings her expertise here to our patients at Rex Healthcare. Read more.
Richard Gillespie, M.D., has studied and practiced all over the country and brings his diverse experience and specialized training to Rex Healthcare. He treats every patient with compassion and uses his expertise to find the right treatment for every individual. Read more.