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Argenis J. Herrera, MD

Affiliations OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center, OU Health Stephenson Cancer Center – Thoracic Cancer Clinic, OU Health Physicians Waterview Park
Health Education
  • Medical School
  • Doctor of Medicine Central University of Venezuela
  • Residency
  • General Surgery Jose Maria Vargas Hospital
  • General Surgery Temple University Hospital
    Philadelphia, PA
  • General Surgery Saint Vincent Hospital
    Indianapolis, IN
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Fellowship
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery University of Pittsburgh
    Pittsburgh, PA
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery Moffitt Cancer Center
    Tampa, FL
Medical Interests Research Interests:
  • Benign and malignant esophageal pathology
  • Minimally invasive surgical approaches
  • Robotic procedures
  • Thoracic oncology
Special Clinical Interests:


  • Surgical treatment of GERD/ acid reflux
  • Achalasia and other motility disorders of the esophagus
  • Esophageal and ssophago-gastric junction cancer
  • Esophageal strictures
  • Zenker diverticulum
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Esophageal tumors, leiomyoma, and diverticuli
  • Lung cancer
  • Thymoma and thymic carcinoma
  • Rib malignancies
  • Mediastinal masses, benign and malignant
  • Mesothelioma or cancer of the pleura
  • Other cancers of the thorax
  • Diaphragmatic hernia
  • Empyema


  • Minimally invasive approaches
  • VATS/ laparoscopy
  • Robotic
  • Bronchoscopic
  • Laparoscopic approaches.
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