Technical information on thoracic surgery procedures.
Information from The Society of Thoracic Surgeons designed specifically for the patient.
Heart and health information from the American Heart Association - Fighting Heart Disease and Stroke.
Scientific and educational organization that administers the nation's only Organ Procurement and Transplantation Network (OPTN).
Research hospitals and doctors nationwide.
Sentara Heart is the regional leader in cardiac care. Marking its thirteenth year among the nation's top heart programs, Sentara Heart Hospital ranked in the nation's Top 50 programs for cardiac care in the 2012 America's Best Hospitals Edition of U.S. News & World Report magazine. Sentara's heart care consistently surpasses published national averages for cardiac and heart surgery.