Aventura Hospital and Medical Center Cardiothoracic Team Performs the First Case of Aortic (Mitral) Valve Repair with the Latest in Robotic Surgery, the da Vinci S HD™ Surgical System
November 30, 2007
Aventura Hospital and Medical Center announced that Dr. Chris Akins, M.D., FACS, Cardiothoracic Surgeon and his team of nurses, anesthesiologists and technicians were the first to perform cardiac surgery using the new da Vinci S HD™ Surgical System for aortic (mitral) valve repair at Aventura Hospital, the first facility to acquire the da Vinci S HD™ in Miami-Dade County.
Aventura Hospital and Medical Center Awarded Primary Stroke Center Certification from the Joint Commission
November 19, 2007
Aventura Hospital and Medical Center’s Stroke Program has earned The Joint Commission's Primary Stroke Center Certification program Gold Seal of Approval™ for health care quality.