Lung Transplantation

Montefiore's Advanced Lung Disease Program is home to a team of nationally recognized specialists with extensive lung transplant experience. Our surgeons have performed a combined total of more than 1,000 lung transplants throughout their careers and achieved outcome rates higher than the national average.

From complex cardiac surgery for patients experiencing lung failure and other pulmonary issues, to lung surgery required as part of a patient's cancer treatment, our team of highly-trained specialists have the clinical expertise needed to ensure you the care you need in a leading edge and collaborative environment.

The Advanced Lung Disease Program at Montefiore and our Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and Department of Medicine bring together teams that include pulmonologists, cardiothoracic surgeons, cardiologists specializing in pulmonary hypertension, radiologists, rheumatologists and other related specialists to provide groundbreaking care for patients with complex medical conditions who have exhausted other treatment options.

Learn more about the Advanced Lung Disease Program at Montefiore.