Experienced Thoracic Surgeons in Fall River, MA
Thoracic surgery focuses on the chest organs, including the heart, lungs, esophagus, and trachea. Our world-class thoracic surgeons at Southcoast Health in Fall River, MA use the latest technology and minimally invasive techniques to deliver accurate diagnoses and perform advanced surgical procedures. We are committed to providing you and your family with the answers you need, as well as the most effective treatment options available.
Why Choose Our Fall River Practice?
Whether you’ve been diagnosed with lung cancer, esophageal cancer, or coronary artery disease, you can trust the experts at Southcoast Health in Fall River, MA. We will work closely with you to create a customized treatment plan that is best suited to your specific needs. Our goal is to build strong relationships with each patient, so we can deliver the highest quality care in a safe and comfortable environment.
Where to Find Southcoast Health Thoracic Surgery
You can find Southcoast Health Thoracic Surgery at 191 Bedford Street in Fall River, MA, easily accessible from Interstate 195.
Thoracic Specialties & Services
At Southcoast Health, we offer a variety of thoracic surgical procedures, treatments, and testing in Fall River, including:
- Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) — a minimally invasive approach to lung surgery performed by thoracic surgeons on our team.
- Stereotactic body radiotherapy treatment (SBRT) — a new technology used in early stage lung cancers to reduce and often eradicate small malignancies without traditional surgery
- Molecular diagnostic testing — helps physicians pinpoint the most effective chemotherapy to best fight your individual type of cancer
Insurance and Payment Options
Southcoast Health Thoracic Surgery accepts most major health plans in Fall River, MA. In some cases, you may need a referral from your primary care physician. Please contact your insurance provider directly for any questions related to coverage. You must provide a form of ID and your insurance card upon arrival at our office. Payment is due at the time of service.
Advanced Thoracic Surgery in Fall River, MA
Studies have shown that a multidisciplinary approach is the gold standard for lung cancer treatment, and it results in better outcomes for patients. At Southcoast Health, we are able to provide life-saving thoracic procedures to maximize your quality of life. Contact us today by calling 508-973-2214 to schedule an appointment with a thoracic surgeon in Fall River today.