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Frank C Detterbeck, MD, FACS, FCCP

Section Chief

Professor of Surgery (Thoracic Surgery)

Chief, Thoracic Surgery

Surgical Director, Thoracic Oncology

Frank Detterbeck, MD, FACS, FCCP is a Professor of Surgery and Chief of Thoracic Surgery at Yale University and Associate Director of the Yale Cancer Center. He earned a BS in Cell Biology at the University of Michigan, and an MD degree from Northwestern University. After completing general surgery training at the Virginia Mason Clinic in Seattle, he pursued a cardiothoracic fellowship and a fellowship in thoracic transplantation at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He rose to...

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Justin Blasberg, MD

Assistant Professor

Dr. Blasberg, MD is a general thoracic and oncologic surgeon whose practice includes minimally invasive and open management for diseases of the esophagus, lung, mediastinum, chest wall, thoracic outlet, and diaphragm. He utilizes a multi-disciplinary approach (surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, etc.) to the management of esophageal and gastroesophageal cancer, Barrett’s esophagus, lung cancer, and other malignancies of the chest. In addition, he has a particular interest in benign and malignant...

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Daniel J. Boffa, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Thoracic Surgery)

Clinical Program Leader, Thoracic Oncology Program, Smilow Cancer Hospital

Daniel J. Boffa, MD, is an Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery at Yale School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and is a Board Certified Surgeon and a Board Certified Thoracic Surgeon. His international work includes traveling to Leuven, Belgium, for a presentation for the European Society of Thoracic Surgeons and the ASN/ISN World Congress of Nephrology. He has written many papers and publications in his field and has...

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Anthony W Kim, MD

Associate Professor of Surgery (Thoracic Surgery) and Associate Clinical Professor of Nursing

Anthony Kim, MD, is an Associate Professor of Thoracic Surgery at Yale University. He earned his BS and MS in mechanical engineering at Columbia University and Northwestern University, respectively, before earning his medical degree from Rush Medical College in Chicago, Illinois. He remained at Rush University Medical Center for his general surgery residency and cardiothoracic surgery residency. He pursued an additional clinical fellowship in thoracic surgery at Weill Cornell New York...

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