Clark Fuller, MD is board-certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery.
He possesses extensive experience in minimally invasive thoracic surgery,
with expertise in lung cancer and lung metastases screening and treatment,
esophageal cancer and motility disorders, disease of the thymus, aerodigestive
tract stenting, and chest wall tumors.
Dr. Fuller has contributed immensely to the medical field, authoring numerous
chapters and articles in thoracic surgery textbooks, and is involved with
several medical societies, including the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.
Dr. Fuller is also a key investigator with the major oncologic clinical
trial groups CALBG and ASCOG, and serves as a medical consultant for the
Jet Propulsion Laboratory’s Early Detection of Lung Cancer Project.
After receiving his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wyoming,
Dr. Fuller attended medical school at Creighton University in Omaha. He
completed a general surgery residency at the University of Missouri, followed
by a residency in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Southern
California, Los Angeles County and Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles.
Dr. Fuller then completed additional specialty training with a fellowship
in Esophageal Surgery at the University of Southern California, followed
by a second fellowship in Thoracic Surgical Oncology at the University
of Texas’s MD Anderson Cancer Center where he specialized in minimally
invasive surgical techniques.