Dr. Jiang is currently an associate chief physician and associate professor at Shanghai Pulmonary
Hospital, he received his medical degrees from the prestigious West China Medical University in
Dr. Jiang joined Shanghai Pulmonary Hospital in 2001 for his Surgical Residence and then
Attending phase, he was promoted to associate chief physician in 2008 and works as a treatment
group leader since shortly after the promotion.
Dr. Jiang pioneered in Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery especially Subxiphoid Uniportal
VATS and complex procedures through Uniportal VATS by developing the first ever instrument
set for Subxiphoid Uniportal VATS and reporting over 10 World's First Case procedures.
In recent years, Dr. Jiang’s research area has extended to uniportal robotic assisted complex
thoracic surgery and non-intubated complex thoracic surgery, such as sleeve resection.
Dr. Jiang’s another pioneering work is establishment of the first ever UGC (user-generated
content) website specialized for thoracic surgery——China General Thoracic Visualized Surgery
and the eponymous WeChat channel, this dedication to disciplinary development has been highly
He has been Principal Investigator or Co-PI on 8 municipally funded Research and Trials with a
spectrum from integrated therapy of Chinese and Western medicine, Post-operative pain, to basic
clinical research of robot – assisted thoracic surgery .