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For Referring Physicians

The surgeons with REX Thoracic Surgical Specialists are board-certified or board-eligible in surgery and thoracic surgery, with special interests and expertise in:

  • Thoracic surgery, including lung, esophageal, chest and mediastinal surgery
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Cardiovascular surgery
  • Trauma surgery and emergency medicine
  • Minimally invasive thoracic surgery
  • Minimally invasive management of small lung masses
  • Oncology
  • Advanced Heart Failure
  • Endovascular surgery and other procedures

We employ a multidisciplinary thoracic team approach and offer the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic care available outside of an academic medical center.


For your patients' convenience, we have offices and/or surgery centers at the main campus of UNC REX Healthcare in Raleigh, at Wakefield in North Raleigh and in Cary.

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Our Expertise

From diagnosing a condition to treating each patient, surgeons with REX Thoracic Surgical Specialists bring to our patients the latest procedures and equipment available today.