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The Future of Surgery is Robotic, Data Driven and Artificially Intelligent

— As far back as 3,500 years ago ancient Egyptian doctors were performing invasive surgeries. Even though our tools and knowledge have improved drastically over time, until very recently surgery was still a manual task for human hands. When it came out about 15 years ago, Intuitive Surgical’s da Vinci surgical robot was a major… Read More »

René Favaloro: Heart surgery pioneer celebrated in Google doodle

Argentinian surgeon René Favaloro pioneered heart bypass surgery in the 1960s, extending the lives of millions who develop coronary artery blockages Health 12 July 2019 René Favaloro during his time at the Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OhioThe Cleveland Clinic Center for Medical Art & Photography By Sam Wong Argentinian surgeon René Favaloro, who features in today’s… Read More »