Thomas (TJ) Templin II, MD, FACS
Thomas (TJ) Templin, II, MD, is board-certified in general surgery and thoracic surgery. He specializes in cardiothoracic surgery for patients ages 15 and older. Dr. Templin has trained extensively in minimally invasive thoracic and foregut procedures, including minimally invasive lung and esophageal resections, sympathectomy, and anti-reflux revisions. He also has experience with advanced bronchoscopy and esophagoscopy, including EBUS, airway and esophageal stenting, and esophageal dilation.
Dr. Templin follows the Jesuit philosophy of cura personalis, which translates to care for the whole person; he treats individuals, not just diseases.
Dr. Templin is a Fellow of the Society of Thoracic Surgeons and American College of Surgeons.
Specialties and Education
Specialties: Cardiothoracic Surgery , Thoracic Surgery , Esophageal Cancer Surgery , Lung Cancer Surgery
Certification: General Surgery
Certification: Thoracic Surgery
Fellowships: University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI
Residencies: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Medical Schools: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE