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    Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Chief: Sibu Saha, MD, MBA 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is dedicated and engaged in all areas of academic practice. Our surgeons are first and foremost committed to compassionate patient care which is reflected through excellent outcomes. They are internationally known; and they are teachers passing on the art and science of medicine to medical students, residents and fellows. With highly trained physicians and supportive staff, the division’s number one mission is to provide the best care of all of our patients. We offer specific clinical programs and expertise is all areas of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery.

    For patient appointments: 859-323-6494    Fax: 859-278-4836 or 859-257-4682


  • Specialties

    • Adult congenital surgery
    • Adult vascular surgery
    • Arrhythmia surgery (MAZE)
    • Beating heart operations
    • Cardiac assist devices
    • Coronary bypass surgery
    • General thoracic surgery
    • Heart and lung transplantation
    • Heart failure patients
    • Lung and esophageal surgery
    • Lung cancer
    • Major aortic surgery
    • Minimally invasive techniques
    • Multiple modality treatment of resectable esophageal cancer
    • Perfusion-induced systemic hyperthermia for advanced lung cancer
    • Peripheral vascular surgery
    • Severe respiratory failure
    • Ventricular restorative procedures

  • Clinic locations 

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

    UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion G
    Gill Heart Institute
    First Floor, Room G100
    1000 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0602

    Call 859-323-6494
    Fax 859-278-4836


    Multidisciplinary Lung Cancer Program

    Markey Cancer Center
    800 Rose St.
    Lexington KY 40536-0293

    Call 859-257-5864
    Fax 859-257-5865


    Cardiothoracic (CT) Surgery

    Kentucky Clinic
    Third Floor, Wing D, Room J301
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284

    Call 859-323-1691
    Call 800-456-5287
    Fax 859-257-9813


    Cardiothoracic (CT) Surgery

    Rockcastle Regional Hospital and Respiratory Care Center
    145 Newcomb Ave.
    Mt. Vernon KY 40456

    Call 859-323-6494
    Call 866-940-4938


    Cardiothoracic (CT) Surgery

    Commonwealth Cancer Center
    Suite 100
    520 Techwood Drive
    Danville KY 40422

    Call 859-323-6494

  • Mailing address

    Department of Surgery
    Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery
    Kentucky Clinic, A301
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536-0284