J. Timothy Sherwood, MD, is a highly trained and experienced thoracic surgeon
specializing in lung and esophageal cancer. He has developed one of the
top thoracic programs in the country, performing over 500 cases in 2018,
The Lung Cancer Surgery Program was ranked “high performing”
by U.S. News & World Report in 2018.
Dr. Sherwood developed and leads Mary Washingon Hospital's comprehensive
thoracic surgery program. This program has some of the best outcomes in
the country. Dr. Sherwood is a member of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons,
which manages a national database of thoracic surgeries. His quality outcomes
are in the top 5% of the country, as reported by the Society.
By participating in the Society's national database, Dr. Sherwood is
committed to improving the quality of care that his thoracic surgery patients
receive. In addition, Dr. Sherwood ranks in the top 1% nationwide in patient
satisfaction, as measured by an independent third party survey organization.