Welcome to The Norma F. Pfriem Cancer Institute at Bridgeport Hospital. We provide expert care for men and women with all types of thoracic cancer.
Whether you are concerned about your cancer risk or are seeking treatment, our multidisciplinary team of cancer specialists—pulmonologists, thoracic surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists, physical and respiratory therapists and nurses—will work together to develop an individual treatment plan just for you.
This collaboration provides patients and families with a combination of state-of-the-art diagnostic services, treatment and support for every stage of disease.
Thoracic Cancer at a Glance
Thoracic cancers occur within the chest region of the body and include:
Lung Cancer Screening
If you are a current or former smoker, learn more about our low-dose lung CT screening - the most effective way to detect lung cancer early, when it's most treatable.
Learn more about Lung Cancer Screening