Patient Information

You now have a trustworthy resource to share with your patients.


The Patient Guide to Heart, Lung, and Esophageal Surgery
A Website Presented by Cardiothoracic Surgeons Committed to Improving Patient Care

Available in both English and Spanish, this website is easily viewable on computers, tablets, and smartphones. All information has been reviewed by STS members and is divided into the following sections:

  • Adult Heart Disease
  • Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
  • Lung, Esophageal, and Other Chest Diseases
  • Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Before, During, and After Surgery

Click the images below and download a printable PDF for referring your patients to this website in color or black & white.