Mount Sinai’s Raja Flores, MD: New Standards in Lung Cancer Surgery

Raja Flores, MD, Chief of Thoracic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, speaks with CTSNet Editor-in-Chief Joel Dunning about new guidelines and shifting standards in lung cancer surgery. Dr. Flores emphasizes the importance of managing the influx of data from lung cancer clinical trials and evaluating recommendations in the context of nuanced, personalized approaches for optimal outcomes. Their discussion took place at the 2024 Annual Meeting of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.


Credit: CTSNet is jointly overseen by The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS), the American Association for Thoracic Surgery (AATS), and the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery (EACTS).

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Raja Flores, MD.

Raja Flores, MD

Chairman, Department of Thoracic Surgery
Steven and Ann Ames Professor in Thoracic Surgery
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

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