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Ledford L. Powell, MD

Accepting New Patients
24411 Health Center Drive, Suite 630
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
2254.3 miles away
Medical Groups & Affiliations
Speaks: English

Pacific Thoracic Surgery

24411 Health Center Drive, Suite 630, Laguna Hills, CA 92653

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About Ledford L. Powell

Focus is on early detection of lung cancer and the surgical management of advanced lung cancers. Practice includes all aspects of thoracic surgery, benign and malignant disease, video assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS), and chest wall pathology. Specialization is in minimally invasive lung surgery.

Medical School

University of Rochester NY


UCI Medical Center


UCI Medical Center


UCI Medical Center


UC San Francisco

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery, Thoracic Surgery
Pacific Thoracic Surgery
24411 Health Center Drive, Suite 630
Laguna Hills, CA 92653

Medical Groups & Affiliations
Providence Affiliated Physicians, Mission

Affiliated Locations
St. Joseph Hospital Thoracic Oncology Program - Orange
St. Joseph Hospital Center for Cancer Prevention and Treatment Programs - Orange
Providence Mission Hospital - Mission Viejo
Providence Mission Hospital - Laguna Beach
Providence St. Joseph Hospital - Orange

Clinical Interests

  • Adenocarcinoma Of Lung
  • Chest Wall Disorder
  • Chest Wall Resection
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Lung Abscess
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Mass
  • Lung Resection
  • Lung Volume Reduction Surgery
  • Malignant Effusion
  • Mediastinal Abscess
  • Mediastinal Mass
  • Mediastinitis
  • Mediastinoscopy
  • Mesothelioma
  • Minimally Invasive Lung Cancer Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Pulmonary Lobectomy
  • Open Biopsy Of Bronchus
  • Open Biopsy Of Lesions Of Mediastinum
  • Open Biopsy Of Lung
  • Pectus Carinatum
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pericardial Effusion
  • Pericardiocentesis
  • Pericardiotomy
  • Pleurectomy
  • Pleurodesis
  • Pneumothorax
  • Pulmonary Metastases
  • Repair Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy For Achalasia
  • Robotic Lung Surgery
  • Segmentectomy
  • Spontaneous Pneumothorax
  • Subglottic Stenosis
  • Substernal Thyroid Mass
  • Thymectomy
  • Thymoma
  • Tracheal Resection
  • Tracheal Stent Placement
  • Tracheostomy
  • Tracheostomy Revision
  • Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery