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Thomas Anthony D'Amico, MD

Gary Hock Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Director, Integrated Thoracic Surgery Residency Program and Joint General Surgery and Thoracic Surgery Residency Program
Director, Advanced Training in Cardiothoracic Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Office: Duke South - 3589 White Zone, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3496 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

Lung Cancer

1.Role of molecular markers in the prognosis and therapy of lung cancer
2.Genomic analysis lung cancer mutations

Esophageal Cancer

1.Role of molecular markers in the prognosis and therapy of esophageal cancer
2.Genomic analysis esophageal cancer mutations

Education and Training

  • M.D., Columbia University, 1987


Petersen, Rebecca P., Steven I. Hanish, John C. Haney, Charles C. Miller, William R. Burfeind, Douglas S. Tyler, Hilliard F. Seigler, Walter Wolfe, Thomas A. D’Amico, and David H. Harpole. “Improved survival with pulmonary metastasectomy: an analysis of 1720 patients with pulmonary metastatic melanoma.” J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 133, no. 1 (January 2007): 104–10.

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D’Amico, T. A. “Thoracoscopic lobectomy.” Journal of Medical Sciences 27, no. 3 (January 1, 2007): 95–100.


Lemaire, Anthony, Ivana Nikolic, Thomas Petersen, Jack C. Haney, Eric M. Toloza, David H. Harpole, Thomas A. D’Amico, and William R. Burfeind. “Nine-year single center experience with cervical mediastinoscopy: complications and false negative rate.” Ann Thorac Surg 82, no. 4 (October 2006): 1185–89.

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Homi, H Mayumi, Christopher Sulzer, George Lappas, Thomas D’Amico, and Mark Stafford-Smith. “Suitability of the lumbar test dose for the thoracic epidural space.” J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 20, no. 5 (October 2006): 700–703.

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Onaitis, Mark W., Rebecca P. Petersen, Stafford S. Balderson, Eric Toloza, William R. Burfeind, David H. Harpole, and Thomas A. D’Amico. “Thoracoscopic lobectomy is a safe and versatile procedure: experience with 500 consecutive patients.” Ann Surg 244, no. 3 (September 2006): 420–25.

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