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Larry R. Kaiser, MD, FACS

Professor, Thoracic Medicine and Surgery

Larry Kaiser
For Patients
About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Lung cancer
  • Mediastinal tumors
  • Mesothelioma
  • Myasthenia gravis
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Residency, Thoracic Surgery, University of Toronto, Canada, 1985
  • Residency, Cardiovascular Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada, 1984
  • Postgraduate Research Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, 1982
  • Residency, Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, 1979
  • Internship, Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, 1978
  • MD, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1977
  • BS, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, 1973


  • Surgery
  • Thoracic and cardiac surgery


  • American Association for Thoracic Surgery
  • American Surgical Association
  • Society of Thoracic Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Elected Member, National Academy of Medicine
  • The Halsted Society
  • Fleischner Society
  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American College of Radiology
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society for Clinical Oncology
  • Longmire Surgical Society
  • Society of Clinical Surgery
  • Society of University Surgeons
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Philadelphia Academy of Surgery

Digital Bibliography

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