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Cardiothoracic Surgery

Thoracic Surgery is a key service at Mediclinic Airport Road Hospital, accepting patients from within our own hospital and other Mediclinic facilities in Abu Dhabi, as well as other private and government hospital when they need a thoracic surgery intervention which they cannot provide. 

The following procedures are carried out:

  • Thoracocenthesis
  • Chest tube insertion 
  • Posteriolateral thoracotomy(classical) for:
    • pneumonectomy 
    • lobectomy 
    • segmentectomy 
    • wedge resection 
    • decortication
  • Rib resection
  • Pericardial aspiration and pericardiostomy
  • Pleural lung biopsy close and open technique
  • Median sternotomy for anterior mediastinal bronchoscopy
  • Fibro optic bronchoscopy under local anaesthesia 
  • Trans bronchial biopsy regide bronchoscopy 
  • Thoracoscopy and mediastinoscopy under general anaesthesia
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