Dr. Awad El-Ashry offers expert care for highly complex surgical procedures including open-heart surgery, delicate chest tumor removal, and minimally invasive solutions for lung cancer, esophageal tumors and thymic gland tumors.
Dr. El-Ashry trained at Cornell University and Yale University, completing his general surgery residency at
the University of Alabama-Birmingham. He brings his expertise in cardiothoracic surgery to the
East Mississippi/West Alabama area, with a Fellowship in this specialty from the University of Texas-
Houston/University of Texas MD Anderson.