Having performed well over 800 robot assisted cardiac procedures, Daniel M Bethencourt, MD has the expertise and experience you need when looking for a cardiac surgeon you can trust to perform complex heart surgery using minimally invasive techniques, which includes the use to the da Vinci® robot surgical system.
The robotic surgical system uses computer technology providing breakthrough minimally invasive surgical capabilities that offer many benefits. For the clinically appropriate patient, the da Vinci® robot assisted procedures offers a number of potential benefits over traditional surgery, including:
- Less post-operative pain
- Less risk of infection
- Less anesthesia
- Less blood loss
- Shorter hospital stay
- Faster and more complete recovery
- Quicker return to normal daily activities
Some of the robotic-assisted cardiac surgeries performed by Dr. Bethencourt, MD include Mitral Valve Repair, Coronary Artery Bypass, MAZE Procedure (for AFib), & Removal of Cardiac Tumors. Contact our office at 562-988-9333 for an appointment or more information.