Our number one goal is to provide exceptional, patient-centered care. Combined with a wide range of clinical research and teaching opportunities through our partnership with Virginia Tech’s School of Medicine, CVI’s Cardiothoracic Surgery section is the prime choice in a clinical partner for the region.
Carilion Clinic has been providing advanced surgical care for cardiac and thoracic surgery patients in Southwest Virginia for more than 30 years. Carilion Clinic Cardiothoracic Surgery offers a full compliment of services in Adult Cardiac Surgery, Aortic and Endovascular surgery, and General Thoracic Surgery. Our faculty are part of Carilion’s multidisciplinary Structural Heart, Aortic Center, and Thoracic Oncology Programs. The Cardiothoracic faculty and staff provide services for patients at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital; however, we serve the entire south-western region of Virginia and beyond. Our reputation for excellence in the clinical setting, stellar outcomes, and dedication to providing great customer service, drives our patients’ decisions to receive surgical care here.
Cardiothoracic surgery is the medical specialty that encompasses surgical procedures involving the organs inside the chest. Heart surgery, thoracic vascular surgery (which involves the vessels and arteries of the heart) and lung surgery are included in this specialty. Carilion Clinic has been providing advanced surgical care for cardiac and thoracic surgery patients in western Virginia for more than 30 years. Our surgeons have more experience than any others in our area, having performed more than 21,000 heart and lung procedures. We work hand-in-hand to deliver patient-centered, highly coordinated care.