General Thoracic Surgery
The Section of General Thoracic Surgery, itself within the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at OHSU, was established in 2002. We are the first of our kind in Oregon with board certified cardiothoracic surgeons specializing exclusively in general thoracic surgery. Our core mission is to provide all of our patients and their families with the best possible care. In addition, we are the only training program for general thoracic surgeons in the state.
Our Commitment to Oregon and the Pacific Northwest is to:
Areas of Expertise:
Because of our specialization in thoracic surgery, we are able to offer a complete range or treatment options including minimally invasive lung, esophageal, and mediastinal surgery as well as complex lung sparing techniques.
Services At This Clinic
- - All pulmonary resections
All minimally-invasive thoracic surgery
Chest wall resections
Mediastinal tumor resections
Paul Schipper, M.D.
Lung Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Thymoma and Thymic Malignancies
Mithran Sukumar, M.D.
Lung Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
Brandon Tieu, M.D.
Lung Cancer, Esophageal Cancer, Thoracic Surgery, Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, Thymoma and Thymic Malignancies, Robotic-Assisted Minimally-Invasive Surgery (Cardiothoracic)
Ileana Esquivel, MPAS, PA-C
Daniel Werle, RN, ACNP
Surgery, Thoracic Surgery