SOURCE: OR-Live, Inc.

November 13, 2007 12:37 ET

ORLive Presents: Minimally Invasive Lobectomy for Lung Cancer, Procedure Helps Patients Recover Quicker, With Better Long-Term Outcomes

Live Webcast: From Sentara Heart Hospital: November 29, 2007 2:00 PM EST (19:00 UTC)

NORFOLK, VA--(Marketwire - November 13, 2007) - Cardiothoracic surgeons from Sentara Heart Hospital will be performing a lobectomy for lung cancer using minimally invasive techniques and skills that are helping patients recover quicker, with better long-term outcomes live on

Dr. Joseph Newton, Jr. and Dr. Kirk Fleischer, both board certified cardiothoracic surgeons, will be participating in this webcast.

Dr. Newton relates, "The minimally invasive lobectomy is a state of the art procedure that is designed to deliver the highest possible quality of care to the patient."

Sentara Heart Hospital is ranked 33rd in the U.S. News & World Report's national ranking of heart and heart surgery programs.

Visit: http://www.or- to learn more about lung cancer treatment and view a program preview. VNR:

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