The Thoracic Surgery Clinic at Mary Bird Perkins – Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center is led by Dr. Emily Cassidy. This clinic provides advanced surgical procedures for benign and malignant disorders involving the chest organs, including the lungs, esophagus, trachea and thymus. Dr. Cassidy is an established thoracic surgeon with an extensive surgical portfolio and specializes in robotic approaches and Enhanced Recovery After Surgery, which can enhance outcomes and decrease recovery time. To schedule an appointment, call (225) 215-0250.
Our Lady of the Lake’s Respiratory Care Services covers the diagnosis and treatment of lung-related illnesses, including asthma, emphysema, bronchitis and occupational lung exposure.