Monthly Archives: February 2015

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

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Dr. Bethencourt – Speaks in Egypt!

Internationally known for Robotic & Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery, Daniel M. Bethencourt, MD is in Egypt on February 23rd, 2015 at The 42nd Annual Egyptian Society of Cardiology discussing “Minimally Invasive Valve Surgery – Current & Future Opportunities.“
 
 
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Bethencourt Receives Applause Award

February 11th, 2015 Cardiac & Thoracic Surgeon Dr. Daniel M. Bethencourt who specializes in Robotic & Minimally Invasive surgery received the “Applause Award” from Long Beach Memorial Medical Center for exceeding expectations for patient care.
Dr. Bethencourt was nominated by his patient J.H., … Continue reading

Mitral Valve Surgery Los Angeles County

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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 invasive procedure meant generally shorter recovery times, … Continue reading

Performance of the SJM Trifecta Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve

 
 
In July 2014 Daniel M. Bethencourt, MD along with 5 other providers published a paper in the Journal of Heart Valve Disease called “Comprehensive Hemodynamic Performance and Frequency of Patient-Prosthesis Mismatch of the St. Jude Medical Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve”  … Continue reading

Annual Wear Red Day (2015)

Friday February 6th is National Wear Red Day. Continue reading