The UNC Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery performs more than 900 cardiothoracic procedures annually that include the spectrum of thoracic and cardiovascular disease. Founded in 1952, the division administers several multiple clinical and laboratory research programs. It offers a range of treatment solutions for several diseases and problems. The UNC Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery also conducts training programs for resident physicians and medical students. It offers heart surgery solutions for children and adults in Chapel Hill in North Carolina. The division also provides heart and lung transplantation solutions. The UNC Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is a part of The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.