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Thoracic Surgery at UPMC Northwest

In collaboration with UPMC Passavant, UPMC Northwest provides an outpatient thoracic surgery clinic on the second floor of the hospital in Seneca, Pa.

Led by Ryan Levy, MD, chief of thoracic surgery at UPMC Passavant and assistant professor with the University of Pittsburgh Department of Thoracic Surgery, the clinic offers local access to specialized services for patients with lung and esophageal conditions including cancer and gastric reflux disease.

Dr. Levy sees patients in person and performs diagnostic outpatient procedures on site at UPMC Northwest. He also offers consultations via telemedicine.

Conditions Treated

  • Achalasia
  • Barrett’s esophagus
  • Chest wall tumors
  • Esophageal cancer
  • Gastroesophageal reflux disease
  • Hiatal hernia
  • Lung cancer
  • Mediastinal tumors
  • Paraesophageal hernia


  • Anti-reflux Surgery
  • Diagnostic and therapeutic bronchoscopy
  • Laparoscopic hernia repair
  • Minimally invasive esophageal surgery
  • Minimally invasive lung surgery
  • Stereotactic radiosurgery for lung cancer
  • Learn more about the UPMC Esophageal and Lung Surgery Institute

    Contact Us

    UPMC Esophageal and Lung Surgery Institute at UPMC Northwest
    100 Fairfield Drive, Second Floor
    Seneca, PA 16346

    Appointments: 412-748-5772