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Robotic Intracardiac Advisory Board Meeting 2015

On January 24th, 2015 at the 42nd Annual Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) held in San Diego, California – Intuitive Surgical (makers of the da Vinci robot) held their “Robotic Intracardiac Advisory Board Meeting” where advisory board member Daniel M. Bethencourt, … Continue reading

da Vinci® Coronary Revascularization in California

Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the most common type of heart disease and is the leading cause of death amongst both men and women in the United States.
CAD occurs when arteries that supply blood become hardened and narrowed due to cholesterol and plaque.Continue reading

Minimally Invasive Treatment for Lung Cancer in Long Beach, CA

If your doctor recommends surgery to treat lung cancer, you may be a candidate for a safe, effective and minimally invasive procedure – da Vinci Surgery. The Bethencourt Group in Long Beach, CA uses the most advanced technology to provide our doctors with superior vision, … Continue reading

Best Practices in da Vinci Cardiothoracic Surgery by Dr. Bethencourt

On May 30 – June 2 of 2012, Dr. Bethencourt not only Attended the ISMICS (International Society for Minimally Invasive Cardiothoracic Surgery) he also presented during a luncheon symposium on behalf of Memorial Medical Centers, Intuitive & da Vinci Surgery, the leaders in Robotic and Minimally Invasive development. … Continue reading