A Website Presented by Cardiothoracic Surgeons Committed to Improving Patient Care
Before, During, and After Surgery
Once you know you need surgery, you may feel frightened or anxious about what you are going to face. The goal of this section is to walk you through the entire process so that you and your family are as prepared as possible for a successful surgery and recovery.
The STS mission is to enhance the ability of cardiothoracic surgeons to provide the highest quality patient care through education, research, and advocacy.