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Thoracic surgery fellow in the operating room

Program Description

The mission of this 12-month fellowship program is to provide additional training to board-eligible thoracic surgeons who are seeking to gain expertise in thoracic surgical oncology with a focus on robotic surgery.

Our faculty includes four general thoracic surgeons and performs annually over 1,000 major thoracic resections including 250 robotic lobectomies and 80 robotic esophagectomies.

The entire program is based exclusively at Moffitt Cancer Center. This program does not sponsor visas. 

Thoracic Surgery Oncology Fellowship Program Highlights

  National Leaders in Robotic Thoracic Surgery
  High Volume of Complex Lung and Esophageal Cases
  #1 Hospital for Cancer in Florida by U.S. News & World Report
  Training Emphasis on Minimally Invasive Surgical Techniques
   Rotations in Surgery, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology and Clinical Research


Thoracic Oncology Department Faculty 

Program Director

Jacques P. Fontaine MD
Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Fellowship
Moffitt Cancer Center 
12902 USF Magnolia Drive
Tampa, FL 33612

Program Coordinator

Angie Courtney
Education Coordinator
Moffitt Cancer Center
12902 USF Magnolia Drive, MCC-GME
Tampa, FL 33612

Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgical Oncology