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McLaren Flint First Area Hospital to Acquire Newest Robot
McLaren Flint continues to be the region’s leader in the use of the daVinci® Surgical System. The hospital has invested in the latest version of Intuitive’s robotic equipment called the daVinci Xi.

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Thoracic Surgery

McLaren Greater Lansing Thoracic Surgery

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Specialized Thoracic Care

Battling lung cancer, esophageal cancer, and other disorders in the chest cavity can be overwhelming, but at McLaren Greater Lansing, you're never alone.

Thoracic surgery at McLaren Greater Lansing is provided by surgeons at McLaren Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeons utilizing the most advanced in robotic-assisted surgical technology, working in conjunction with a multidisciplinary team of experts, including oncologists and specialists at McLaren Lung Cancer Institute and Karmanos Cancer Institute. 

Thoracic surgeons treat conditions including, but not limited to:

  • Diaphragm hernias
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Lung cancer resection
  • Mediastinal tumors
  • Mesothelioma
  • Thymoma
Thoracic Surgeons
 James Fenton, M.D.

James Fenton, MD

Dr. Fenton graduated from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and has completed residency training in general surgery at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. He completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City and an advanced fellowship in thoracic oncology and minimally invasive thoracic surgery at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles.

Divyakant Gandhi, M.D.

Divyakant Gandhi, MD, FACS

Dr. Gandhi is medical director of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery at McLaren Greater Lansing. He received his medical degree from Seth G S Medical College, completed his general residency at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital and his fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Milwaukee County Medical Complex. Dr. Gandhi is also a fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Lung Cancer Institute

Lunc cancer institute

Robotic Thoracic Surgery

robotic thoracic surgery

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