Heart Surgery on the Internet – Mitral Valve Robotic Surgery – Live Broadcast

The Internet broadcast of the mitral valve repair surgery took place on OR-Live, a website making many surgical procedures available for physicians and the general public to view.

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Dr. Daniel Bethencourt repaired Cory’s mitral valve with just four small incisions, each less than an inch long. Dr. Bethencourt says “The view of the inside of the heart is spectacular.” Dr. Bethencourt, assisted by Charles Murphy, MD, performed the surgery.

Link to Memorial Care’s website: http://www.memorialcare.org/medical_services/heart-care/heart-long-beach.cfm