Nasser K Altorki   Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery

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Dr. Nasser Altorki is the Chief of the Division of Thoracic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medicine and the leader of the Experimental Therapeutics Program at The Meyer Cancer Center. His clinical research interests include the role of surgery in the management of CT scan detected early lung cancer, treatment of locally advanced lung cancer and esophageal cancer and the surgical treatment benign esophageal conditions such as achalasia and gastroesophageal reflux disease. His research interests include investigating the role of immunotherapy in treating various chest malignancies. 


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