UH News

University Hospitals Parma Medical Center welcomes new thoracic surgeon

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

PARMA – University Hospitals Parma Medical Center welcomes Christopher W. Towe, MD, a board-certified thoracic surgeon.

Dr. Towe, who also practices in the Division of Thoracic & Esophageal Surgery at UH Case Medical Center, performs minimally invasive thoracic and lung cancer surgery. He specializes in lung and esophageal cancer, hiatal hernia repair, chest wall malignancies and reconstruction, and treatment of thoracic metastatic disease. He has been working closely with physicians at the UH Seidman Cancer Center at UH Parma Medical Center.

A Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Dr. Towe received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College in New York, NY. He was the chief resident in general surgery at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center, and completed a residency in cardiothoracic surgery at New York University Langone Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship in surgical oncology at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, NY.

To make an appointment with Dr. Towe, call 866-UH4-CARE (866-844-2273).

Request an Appointment

Request an appointment with a specialist at University Hospitals.
1-866-UH4-CARE 1-866-844-2273 or use our Online Request Form

Need to Refer a Patient?

Click here for Patient Referrals

Browse Services A-Z

Maps and Directions

Click here for directions

Subscribe to Our Latest News

Subscribe to University Hospitals’ RSS feed to get our latest news.

Subscribe to our Latest News