Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery

Location of Care

OU Physicians Building
OU Physicians Building - 2E


About our Care

Patients needing surgery of the chest, heart or blood vessels will find highly trained and innovative surgeons overseeing their care at OU Physicians.

Our doctors who specialize in thoracic and cardiovascular surgery offer some procedures that aren't available anywhere else in the region. For example, a procedure for repairing a heart defect in newborns was pioneered by an OU Physicians pediatric cardiothoracic surgeon.

Some of the procedures offered include:

  • Cardiac surgery

    • Cardiac valve repair and replacement
    • Coronary bypass surgery
    • Aortic surgery
    • Arrhythmia surgery
    • Complex cardiac surgery
  • Pediatric cardiothoracic surgery

    • Neonatal heart surgery
    • Single ventricle surgery
    • Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
    • Adult congenital heart surgery
    • Pediatric thoracic surgery
  • Thoracic surgery

    • Thoracic surgical oncology
    • Esophageal surgery
    • Lung cancer surgery
    • Minimally invasive and robotic surgery
    • Chest wall tumors
  • Vascular surgery

    • Endovascular surgery
    • Aneurysm repair
    • Arterial occlusive disease
    • Carotid artery disease
    • Venous disease

Learn more about the OU Medicine Cardiovascular Institute.