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Benjamin Kozower, MD

Professor, Surgery
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery

Specialty Areas

Cardiothoracic Surgery
Lung Cancer
Esophageal Cancer
Hiatal Hernia
Lung Volume Reduction
Pectus Excavatum (adults)

Board Certifications

General Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

lung cancer, esophageal cancer, robotic surgery, hiatal hernia, achalasia, esophageal diverticulum, pectus excavatum in adults, thymus/myasthenia gravis, hyperhidrosis

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • In the News



Center for Advanced Medicine
Lung Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 8
Office Phone: 314-362-8089

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital 
Siteman Cancer Center
Medical Building Two

10 Barnes West Drive
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Phone: 314-747-7222

Suite: 100
Office Phone: 314-362-8089



Graduate School: Master of Public Health, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 2009
Residency: Cardiothoracic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2006
Residency: General Surgery, University of Connecticut, Farmington, Connecticut 2004
Research Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Surgery 2002
Residency: General Surgery, University of Connecticut, Farmington, Connecticut 2000
Medical Degree: University of Rochester, Rochester, New York 1997

In the News

Areas of Research Interest

Clinical Outcomes and Health Services research, Patient Reported Outcomes