Peter Ferson, MD (Surgical Oncology)

Peter F. Ferson, MD, is a professor of surgery in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. He specializes in all areas of thoracic surgical oncology and the endoscopic and open surgical management of benign and malignant tracheo-bronchial diseases.

Dr. Ferson is board-certified in thoracic surgery (cardiothoracic vascular surgery). He completed an undergraduate degree at Johns Hopkins University. He then received a medical degree at the

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and completed a residency at UPMC. Dr. Ferson is a member of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons, American College of Surgeons, and the General Thoracic Surgery Club. Dr. Ferson is also a surgeon at the Pittsburgh Veterans Administration Hospital.

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