Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine


Thoracic Surgery

Thoracic Surgery

News & Events

Dr. Shari L. Meyerson is the Program Director

Dr. Shari L. Meyerson has been Program Director for the ACGME Thoracic Surgery Program and the ACGME Thoracic Surgery Integrated Program since 2013.    The programs will begin actively recruiting for the new academic year.

Dr. Alberto de Hoyos moves to New Orleans

Dr. Alberto de Hoyos has left Northwestern to pursue a career in thoracic surgery in New Orleans at the Ochsner Medical Center.  The division of thoracic surgery is actively recruiting a new thoracic surgeon to join the team.

Lung Transplant Surgery at Northwestern

Dr. Ankit Bharat, Surgical Director of the Lung Transplant Program has begun performing lung transplants here at Northwestern.  The first transplant was performed on July 4, 2014.


Malcolm M. DeCamp, Jr., MD

Read a message from the chief, Malcolm M. DeCamp, Jr., MD


The Thoracic Surgery program at Northwestern offers the latest surgical procedures for benign and malignant diseases of the chest including the tracheobronchial tree (airways), lungs, pleura, esophagus, diaphragm, chest wall and mediastinum.

  • Thoracic Surgery Contact Info

Chief: Malcolm DeCamp, MD
Division Administrator: Sean Kane
Administrative Contact:
676 North St. Clair, Suite 650
Phone: 312-695-4630


This page last updated Feb 25, 2013

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