Dr. Christopher Cua MD
Thoracic Surgeons — Jamaica Plain, MAContact Dr. Cua
Dr. Christopher Cua specializes in thoracic surgery in Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts. Details of Dr. Cua's 31 years experience as an MD, his 2 hospital affiliations and education at Indiana University are available on your free doctor report.
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1153 Centre St
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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Board Certification, Specialty and Expertise
Dr. Christopher Cua identified specializing in
Thoracic SurgeryThoracic Surgery
A thoracic surgeon provides the operative, perioperative care, and critical care of patients with pathologic conditions within the chest. Included is the surgical care of coronary artery disease, cancers of the lung, esophagus and chest wall, abnormalities of the trachea, abnormalities of the great vessels and heart valves, congenital anomalies, tumors of the mediastinum, and diseases of the diaphragm. The management of the airway and injuries of the chest is within the scope of the specialty. Thoracic surgeons have the knowledge, experience and technical skills to accurately diagnose, operate upon safely, and effectively manage patients with thoracic diseases of the chest. This requires substantial knowledge of cardiorespiratory physiology and oncology, as well as capability in the use of heart assist devices, management of abnormal heart rhythms and drainage of the chest cavity, respiratory support systems, endoscopy, and invasive and noninvasive diagnostic techniques. No Sub-Specialty.. He obtained board certification from The American Board of Thoracic Surgery for Thoracic Surgery.
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Dr. Cua is affiliated with 2 hospitals:
1153 Centre St
Jamaica Plain, MA
EducationDr. Cua attended medical school at Indiana University School of Medicine and graduated in 1982 having 31 years experience.
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