Andrea Wolf

Andrea Wolf, MD

  • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Thoracic Surgery


Thoracic Surgery

Born in Brooklyn, NY and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Wolf studied for ten years at Rabbi Pesach Raymond Yeshiva in Highland Park, NJ.  She graduated Cum Laude from Princeton University and earned highest honors and her medical degree at Harvard Medical School.  She trained in General Surgery and served as Chief Resident at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.  She earned a Masters in Public Health (MPH) in the area of Clinical Effectiveness at Harvard University School of Public Health while researching malignant pleural mesothelioma and early stage lung cancer as a Thoracic Oncology Research Fellow at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, also in Boston.  She has recently completed her training in Cardiothoracic Surgery after serving as Chief Resident in Thoracic Surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Dr. Wolf is Director of the new Women’s Lung Cancer Program, which will focus on multidisciplinary treatment, community outreach, education, and clinical research in lung cancer in women.

Dr. Wolf specializes in General Thoracic Surgery for men and women, with expertise in robotic and minimally-invasive techniques, including video-assisted thoracic and laparoscopic surgery for benign and malignant diseases of the chest wall, lung, mediastinum, diaphragm, and esophagus.  She is fluent in Hebrew and certified by both the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery.


Thoracic Surgery

American Board of Surgery

Clinical Focus

  • Mediastinal Tumors
  • Mesothelioma
  • Thoracic Surgery


AB, Princeton University

MD, Harvard Medical School

MPH, Harvard University School of Public Health

Residency, Surgery (General), Massachusetts General Hospital

Residency, Cardiothoracic Surg., Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

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