Jan 24, 2019
Dr. Marc de Perrot joined the Division of Thoracic Surgery as a staff surgeon and Assistant Professor at the University of Toronto in 2005. In 2009, he was appointed Associate Professor of Surgery based on his research and clinical work. Dr. de Perrot’s surgical expertise focuses on surgery for end-stage lung diseases such as lung and heart-lung transplantation as well as pulmonary endarterectomy for chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. He is also the Head of the Toronto Mesothelioma Program and is involved in basic science research, new treatment with immunotherapy and combined modality therapy. In this episode, Dr. de Perrot discusses the importance of early diagnosis for CTEPH patients.
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