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Worth, Jennifer, MD, MBA, FACS





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Accepting New Patients
  • Thoracic Surgery

Areas of Expertise
Chest Wall Cancer, Chest Wall Surgery, da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Esophageal Cancer, Lung Cancer, Lung Nodules, Mediastinal Tumors, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Pleural Effusions, Pleural Malignancies, Pneumothorax, Robotic Surgery, Thoracic Oncology

Hospitals and Organizations

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group
  • Backus Hospital
  • The Hospital of Central Connecticut
  • MidState Medical Center
  • Hartford Hospital
  • Integrated Care Partners


Ohio State University ‐ Cardiothoracic Surgery

Medical School
Drexel University College of Medicine

University of Nebraska ‐ General Surgery


Verified Patient Reviews

5 out of 5 stars

Dr explained in words I understood. She took the time to answers questions. I did not feel rushed

5 out of 5 stars

The care provider was thorough, caring and listened to my concerns

Other Reviews from Around the Web

5 out of 5 stars

I met with Dr. Worth and found her to be very compassionate in dealing with my issue. I would highly recommend her to anyone who is in need of her skills.


Jennifer Worth, MD, FACS, is a thoracic surgeon with the Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute.

Dr. Worth’s areas of interest include: minimally-invasive and robotic thoracic surgery; thoracic oncology; lung, pleural, esophageal, mediastinal and chest wall cancers; pleural effusions; pneumothorax; lung nodules; mediastinal masses; rib fractures and chest wall masses.

After earning a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from DePauw University, she received a medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine. She completed a residency in general surgery at the University of Nebraska and a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery at The Ohio State University.

Board-certified in thoracic surgery, Dr. Worth is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Medical Association, Association of Women Surgeons, Society of Surgical Oncologists, Society of Thoracic Surgeons and Women in Thoracic Surgery.



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