About Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates

Thoracic Surgery and Pulmonary Care in Nashville

Our team at Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates offers years of experience and knowledge to diagnose and treat both simple and complex diseases of the lungs. We are dedicated to providing the highest quality care to our patients, using state-of-the-art technology and minimally invasive procedures whenever possible.

At Centennial Thoracic Surgical Associates, we approach care with a patient-centered model, and stay involved throughout the process of obtaining a diagnosis, creating a treatment plan and navigating recovery. We believe in a multidisciplinary approach, and collaborate with our colleagues in other fields, including oncology, radiation oncology, pulmonary and gastroenterology in order to provide the most optimal treatment. It is our goal to educate your and your family about the disease process, the current state of their disease and the options for care.

Conditions we treat include benign, malignant and infectious conditions of the lung, esophagus, pleura, chest wall, diaphragm and thymus gland, as well as lung cancers and other conditions.

Our thoracic surgeons and pulmonologists

Dr. Susan Garwood is our interventional pulmonologist who utilizes the most innovative technology to diagnose and treat lung cancer, airway disorders, pleural diseases and other conditions of the lungs and pulmonary system. Dr. Tammy Baxter and Dr. Denis Gilmore are our thoracic surgeons who specialize in robotic surgery of the chest.

Located in Nashville and serving Middle Tennessee, our providers have more than 30 years of experience in effectively providing evaluation and treatment for critical cancer cases. Contact us to make an appointment today.

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Location Hours
Mon - Fri 7:30am - 4:00pm