Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile


Nathaniel Evans, MD, FACS, FCCP

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Director, Division of Thoracic Surgery

Surgery - Minimally Invasive
Surgery - Oncology
Surgery - Thoracic

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Office Locations

834 Walnut Street
Suite 650
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6996
Fax: (215) 955-6010
1300 Wolf Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: (215) 955-6996
Fax: (215) 955-6010

Medical Services

Years in Practice


Board Certifications

  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Stanford University School of Medicine, Medical School


  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA


  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA


  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Recent Publications

A standardized comparison of peri-operative complications after minimally invasive esophagectomy: Ivor Lewis versus McKeown

Surgical Apgar score (SAS) predicts perioperative morbidity, mortality, and length of stay in patients undergoing esophagectomy at a high-volume center

Comparative Quantitative Lymph Node Assessment in Localized Esophageal Cancer Patients After R0 Resection With and Without Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation Therapy

Randomized Phase II Study of Preoperative Chemoradiotherapy ± Panitumumab Followed by Consolidation Chemotherapy in Potentially Operable Locally Advanced (Stage IIIa, N2+) Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer: NRG Oncology RTOG 0839

Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio associated with prognosis of lung cancer

Do intraoperative pyloric interventions predict the need for postoperative endoscopic interventions after minimally invasive esophagectomy?

Racial disparity in in-hospital mortality after lobectomy for lung cancer

Minimally invasive esophagectomy provides significant survival advantage compared with open or hybrid esophagectomy for patients with cancers of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction

En bloc resection of upper thoracic chordoma via a combined simultaneous anterolateral thoracoscopic and posterior approach

Identification of a KRAS mutation in a patient with non-small cell lung cancer treated with chemoradiotherapy and panitumumab

Minimally Invasive Esophagectomy with Extracorporeal Gastric Conduit Creation-How I Do It

Chevalier Jackson, M.D. (1865-1958): Il ne se repose jamais.

Successful management of bleeding complications in patients supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation with primary respiratory failure

Contained rupture of a pseudoaneurysm of the descending thoracic aorta related to remnant outflow graft of left ventricular assist device after heart transplantation

Oncologic efficacy is not compromised, and may be improved with minimally invasive esophagectomy

The impact of induction therapy on morbidity and operative mortality after resection of primary lung cancer

Surgical management of mediastinal liposarcoma extending from hypopharynx to carina: Case report

Complete Pulmonary Venous Occlusion After Radiofrequency Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation

Management of minimally symptomatic giant paraesophageal hernias