Caitlin Wahl, MD, a Thoracic Surgeon with Beaumont Health

Get to know Thoracic Surgeon Dr. Caitlin Wahl, who serves patients throughout the State of Michigan.

A board certified thoracic surgeon, Dr. Wahl works within the Surgery Department at Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills.

The Surgery Department at Beaumont Hospital, Farmington Hills is staffed by career surgeons dedicated to perpetuating and continually redefining their role in a wide variety of surgical procedures. They are all residency trained and board certified.

In collaboration with Beaumont Health, Dr. Wahl is affiliated with the following hospitals: Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn; Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe; Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak; Beaumont Hospital, Trenton; and Beaumont Hospital, Troy. 

Originally from Plymouth, Minnesota, Dr. Wahl graduated with her Undergraduate Degree from Marquette University. She then went on to earn her Medical Degree from the University of Minnesota Medical School, after which she performed her fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at Oregon Health & Science University.

Board certified in thoracic surgery, the doctor is a Diplomate of the American Board of Thoracic Surgery (ABTS). The ABTS is an American surgical organization devoted to surgery of the chest.

Thoracic surgery refers to operations on organs in the chest, including the heart, lungs, and esophagus. Examples of thoracic surgery include coronary artery bypass surgery, heart transplant, lung transplant, and removal of parts of the lung affected by cancer. Thoracic surgeons treat injuries, diseases, and congenital abnormalities in a patient’s chest, including surgery to remove tumors, manage disorders or repair trauma to the heart, blood vessels, lungs, esophagus, and diaphragm.

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