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What Are My Options for Coronary Bypass Surgery?

If you have coronary artery disease (CAD), then you are one of more than 3 million people in the United States who have this condition.
CAD is caused by cholesterol and plaque build-up on the inner walls of the arteries that supply blood to your heart. … Continue reading

Cardiac Conditions

Mitral valve prolapse and coronary artery disease are common conditions that could affect your heart. Some people do not experience symptoms for either of these conditions, however, if symptoms are present, your doctor can diagnose the cause and determine if treatment is necessary. … Continue reading

Coronary Artery Bypass (CAB) Surgery Southern California

Daniel M.┬áBethencourt, MD specializes in “complex” robotic surgery and is often able to perform robotic or minimally invasive surgery where many other physicians cannot. One of the many procedures Dr. Bethencourt performs routinely with robot assist is Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) or Coronary Artery Revascularzation. … Continue reading