Truly experts in their field, the thoracic surgeons at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) perform thousands of surgeries and procedures each year. The thoracic team also includes a core group of physician assistants (PAs) and nurses who are invaluable to the patient care team.
Led by Raphael Bueno, MD, our thoracic surgeons are faculty members of Harvard Medical School and are actively engaged in scientific research to improve the care of patients.
Raphael Bueno, MD
Chief, Division of Thoracic an Cardiac Surgery; Co-Director, Brigham and Women's Hospital Lung Center; Co-Director of Brigham and Women’s Hospital Heart and Vascular Center; Vice Chairman of Surgery for Cancer and Translational Research
Brigham and Women's Hospital physician assistants (PAs) are an invaluable to the patient care team. PAs obtain medical histories conduct physical examinations, diagnose and treat illnesses, assist in surgery, perform procedures, prescribe medications, order and interpret lab tests, and provide patient education and counseling.
The members of our physician assistant team are:
Evan M. Hall, PA-C, Chief
Kerry Brochu, PA-C, Associate Chief
Donna Burke, PA-C
Amy Cotton, PA-C
Joseph Coughlan, PA-C
Kelly Danek, PA-C
Meaghan Gagnon, PA-C
William Hung, PA-C
Amanda Joubert, PA-C
Jackson Lindsay, PA-C
Elizabeth Malinowski, PA-C
Elizabeth Manocchio, PA-C
Heidi Niell, PA-C
Nicole Perella, PA-C
Wendy Samaha, PA-C
Samantha Silsbee, PA-C
“Angie” Argyro Tsiaras, PA-C
Melissa Thomas, PA-C
Samuel Warren, PA-C
Our patient coordinators assist new patients with setting up initial appointments and help patients manage their care.
New patients only: (617) 732-5922
Returning patients: (617) 732-6824
Billing coordinators assist with billing concerns and coordinating referrals. Please contact us and we can help you reach the correct party.