Virginia Litle, MD

Professor of Surgery

  • Title Professor of Surgery
  • Office 88 East Newton Street Suite B-414, Boston, MA 02118
  • Phone 617.638.5600
  • Education Medical School: The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
    Residency: University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
    Postgraduate Training: Fellowship in Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Visiting Fellowship in Thoracic Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA; Fellowship in Surgical Oncology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA


  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Clinical Interests

  • Management of benign and malignant esophageal diseases including Barrett’s esophagus, achalasia and esophageal cancer
  • Minimally invasive esophageal surgery and endoscopic procedures including minimally invasive esophagectomy, endoscopic resection and Barrx ablation of Barrett’s esophagus
  • VATS lobectomy for lung cancer, airway and esophageal stenting and laser treatment for palliation of lung and esophagus cancer

See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Clinical Services
Thoracic Surgery

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