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Alberto de Hoyos

Alberto L. de Hoyos, M.D.

Professor of Surgery; Section Chief of Thoracic Surgery; Director of Thoracic Surgical Oncology, Robotic and Foregut Surgery
1Medical Center Blvd.
CT Surgery, 5th Floor Watlington Hall
Winstoin-Salem, NC  27157
United States
1 (312) 415-4563
1(336)972-5076 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Medical School (1987)
Harvard, Boston. MGH, Reaserch in Pulmonary Medicine 1987-1989
University of Toronto, Pulmonary Medicine Residency 1989-1992
Univeristy of Toronto, Lung Transplantation Fellowship 1992-1994
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, General Surgery Residency 1994-2000
Northwestern University, Chicago, Cardiothoracic Surgery 2000-2003
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; Fellowship Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, 2003-2004
Associate Professor of Surgery, Northwestern 2004-2104
Professor of Surgery, University of Kentucky
Professor of Surgery, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Professor of Surgery, Section Chief of Thoracic Surgery 2022-present

Other Interests

Critical Care
Robotic Thoracic Surgery
Minimally Invasive Thoracic and Foregut Surgery
GERD and Benign Esophageal Diseases
Thoracic Oncology, Lung and Esophageal Cancer
Tracheal Surgery
Mediastinal Tumors
Interventional Airway Procedures: stents, laser, PDT, APC, Cryotherapy, Electrocautery, Microdebride
Sublobar Resection and Intraoperative Brachytherapy for Lung Cancer
Resident Surgical Education

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic
  • Minimally Invasive
  • Pericardium
  • Thoracic
  • Chest wall
  • Diaphragm
  • Lung
  • Esophagus
  • Mediastinum
  • Pleura
  • Trachea and bronchi
  • Cancer
  • Education
  • Professional Affairs