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Coronary Artery Bypass Hybrid Procedure

A hybrid procedure for Coronary Artery Bypass involves doing two parts of the procedure in the same place to reduce recovery time and trauma to the patient. Learn more about Coronary Artery Bypass on our services page or call (562) 988-9333 to request more information. … Continue reading

Coronary Artery Bypass (CAB) Surgery Southern California

Daniel M. Bethencourt, 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

da Vinci® Robot Cardiac Surgery Los Angeles County

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.Continue reading

Beyond Human Limits

Robotic Arms and Eyes Extend Capabilities of Heart Surgeons

A community seminar about the benefits of robot-assisted surgery at Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center piqued Ron Walker’s interest. When the 70-year-old Fountain Valley resident attended the session, he learned that the minimally invasive procedure meant generally shorter recovery times, … 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

Robotic Surgery Facts

Have you or someone you know been diagnosed with a heart condition requiring heart surgery? … Continue reading