The Bethencourt Group with da vinci robot

Cardiac Surgeons in Long Beach and Fountain Valley, CA

Welcome to The Bethencourt Group

Since 1987, The Bethencourt Group has been providing comprehensive and compassionate surgical care to patients in Los Angeles and Orange County, California with conditions affecting the heart and chest. Our surgeons specialize in robotic & minimally invasive cardiothoracic surgical techniques, providing patients with the ability to get back to their normal daily activities quicker than they would with traditional surgery.

Some of the procedures that are performed robotically include Mitral Valve Repair, MAZE, Coronary Artery Bypass, Lung Lobectomy and more. We also perform procedures using minimally invasive techniques. Learn more about our services. We can treat conditions such as mitral valve disease and aortic valve disease, coronary artery disease, atrial fibrillation, aortic aneurysms, and more. 

With offices in Long Beach and Fountain Valley The Bethencourt Group is able to serve patients in Los Angeles and Orange County, as well as surrounding areas of Southern California.

If you are traveling from out of town or out of state, please call (657) 241-9440 to learn about your options.

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Dr. Bethencourt performed aortic valve replacement on me in 2009. At the time, he informed me that I would probably require another surgery after 10 years, since I opted for a tissue valve (bovine). I...