The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has a long history as a pioneer in developing treatments for heart and lung conditions in adults and children. In 2023, cardiothoracic surgery faculty and trainees performed lifesaving procedures, innovated in basic and clinical research, and made an impact on the future of the specialty. The 2023 Cardiothoracic Surgery Annual Report highlights some of the many accomplishments in the division from the past year.

Learn more about Washington University Surgery in this year’s Department of Surgery annual report.