At the Florida Heart and Lung Institute of Osceola, our specially trained cardiaothoracic surgeons, Dr. Hiep Nguyen and Dr. Wade Fischer, have the expertise to provide exceptional care for your cardiac condition. Learn about some of the services we provide and common heart conditions we treat.

Heart Procedures We Perform


  • Aneurysm repairs
  • Coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG)
  • Minimally invasive heart surgery
  • Heart valve repair and replacement
  • Video-assisted thoracic surgery (VATS)
  • Heart valve repair and replacement
  • AVR- Aortic Valve Replacement
  • MVR- Mitral Valve Replacement
  • MVr- Mitral Valve Repair
  • TVR- Tricuspid Valve Replacement
  • TVr- Tricuspid Valve Repair
  • Ascending Aortic Replacement
  • Aortic Root Replacement
  • Bentall
  • Unroofing of coronary arteries
  • CABG – Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting
  • MAZE – Atrial Fibrillation Ablation
  • LAA- Left Atrial Appendage Ligation
  • Pericardial Window
  • TAVR – Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement
  • Dissection - Circulatory Arrest

Thoracic Procedures

  • VATS- Video Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery
  • Thoracotomy
  • Lobectomy
  • Decortication
  • Pleurodesis
  • Pleurx Placement
  • Wedge Resection
  • Chamberlain Procedure
  • TEVAR – Thoracic Endovascular Aneurysm Repair

Heart Conditions We Treat