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Cardiothoracic Surgery

Cardiothoracic Care at Washington Township Medical Foundation, and in Collaboration With UCSF Health

Washington Township Medical Foundation's cardiothoracic surgery department is focused on the surgical treatment and restoration of organs in the chest area. This includes the heart, lungs, esophagus and structures of the chest. Our services in Fremont, led by physicians affiliated with top-ranked UCSF Health, are offered to patients throughout Northern California.

The team includes UCSF cardiothoracic surgeons Ramin E Beygui, MD, FACS, and Teng C Lee, MD, FACS. Both of these extraordinary surgeons are part of Washington Hospital’s strategic relationship with UCSF Health and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospitals. This collaboration is helping to create a comprehensive and integrated regional health care network, and provides local residents with expanded access to many of UCSF’s renowned specialty services.

Surgical Services

Our cardiothoracic team provides surgical solutions for patients with conditions such as:

  • Coronary artery disease / blockages of arteries in the heart
  • Heart failure
  • Severe emphysema
  • Swallowing conditions
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Atrial septal defects
  • Aortic aneurysms and dissections
  • Barchymesh placement
  • Thymectomy
  • Blockages in heart valves
  • Leaking heart valves
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Lung cancer or other lung conditions
  • Hiatal hernias

We offer treatments ranging from heart procedures to lung treatments, including aortic root enlargement, aortic valve replacement (AVR), mitral valve repair and replacement, esophagectomy, lobectomy, thymectomy, and advanced procedures such as video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS).

From diagnosis to personalized treatment plans to exceptional outcomes, our team maintains the highest level of multidisciplinary patient service, supporting you every step of the way during this time.

On our website, you can find out more about cardiothoracic surgery treatments along with these helpful resources.

At the bottom of this page, you can find our Cardiology/Cardiothoracic Surgery locations. You can request an appointment through our appointment page by clicking here.

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