On the Cutting Edge of Cutting Less
The Lundquist Lurie Cardiovascular Institute Cardiothoracic Surgery Program is a leader in cardiovascular care, distinguished by our renowned specialists, advanced technology and research.
Our cardiovascular surgery team, which includes dedicated cardiac anesthesiologists, cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, cardiac radiologists, and imaging specialists, perform a multidisciplinary review of every non-emergent case before determining the course of treatment. this review includes a look at all patient records and test results, as well as a thorough workup and additional testing, if necessary.
The cardiac specialists from Torrance Memorial and Cedars-Sinai team up to further expand Torrance Memorial's cardiothoracic surgery program. The addition of Cedars-Sinai cardiothoracic surgeons strengthens the existing Torrance Memorial heart surgery program by providing further expertise in a variety of procedures.
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Types of Cardiac Surgery
Our Cardiovascular Surgery Program currently offers a full arrangement of surgical options, including:
Torrance Memorial's cardiovascular surgeons - as well as cardiovascular surgeons from Cedars-Sinai who also perform procedures at Torrance Memorial - have access to our state-of-the-art hybrid operating room. These hybrid operating rooms are equipped with specialized technology that allows collaboration between surgical, interventional cardiology and electrophysiology specialists who can perform procedures at the same time.
Learn more about our hybrid operating room