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Bethencourt Speaks to San Antonio’s Journal Club

Daniel M Bethencourt, MD
On July 7th 2015, Cardiac Surgeon Daniel M. Bethencourt, MD, who specializes in robotic and minially invasive cardiac surgery as well as performing the NUSS procedure for patients with Pectus Excavatum (sunken chest), went to Riverside California to give a talk entitled “My Experience with Plate Fixation in the Chest – … Continue reading

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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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

Aortic Valve – Round Table Discussion

During the Annual Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) 2015 meeting in San Diego, CA, St. Jude Medical hosted the “Aortic Valve Selection in 2015 – A Round Table Discussion.” As an expert in the field of minimally invasive cardiac surgery, Daniel M.   … Continue reading

Minimally Invasive & Robotic Surgery Program in Southern California

Dr. Daniel Bethencourt and the team at MHVI at Long Beach Memorial perform minimally invasive and robotic, complex cardiac and thoracic surgeries to patients throughout Southern California. Some procedures performed by Dr. Bethencourt include, but are not limited to, minimally invasive aortic valve replacement, … Continue reading