Treatment of Diseases of the Chest

Thoracic surgeons at South Texas Health System McAllen are dedicated to the prevention, early diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest. We offer surgical therapy for the diagnosis and treatment of various thoracic ailments, including the following conditions:

  • Lung cancer
  • Malignant pulmonary disease
  • Benign pulmonary disease
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Hiatal hernias
  • Achalasia
  • Zenkers diverticulum
  • Epiphrenic diverticulum
  • Mediastinal tumors
  • Germ-cell tumors
  • Thymoma
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pleural diseases
  • Chest-wall disorders
  • Pectus excavatum
  • Hyperhydrosis

For more information about thoracic surgery procedures, please call 800-879-1033.