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Robotic-Assisted Surgery: Repairing the Heart at Long Beach Memorial

  It was easy for René LePage to dismiss the extreme exhaustion. Like many wives and mothers, she wore a number of hats—employee, community volunteer, tutor, chauffeur, cook—so she didn’t think too much of it when she began dropping off … Continue reading

Mitral Valve Surgery Los Angeles County

From Heart Disease to Hearts-at-Ease with Robotic Assisted Surgery   Michael Walo was on vacation when he had difficulty breathing. He was admitted to the hospital, where he received unsettling news that he needed heart surgery. “One of the valves … Continue reading

Beyond Human Limits

Robotic Arms and Eyes Extend Capabilities of Heart Surgeons A community seminar about the benefits of robot-assisted surgery at Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center piqued Ron Walker’s interest. When the 70-year-old Fountain Valley resident attended the session, he learned that the minimally … Continue reading