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When was the first successful heart bypass surgery performed?

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Dr. Robert Binford
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: 1964

The first successful bypass surgery was done in russia by dr kolesov in 1964.
In the us dr favaloro at the cleveland clinic is credited with the first in 1967. He presented a paper describing a series of several successful cases. Cases.

In brief: 1964

The first successful bypass surgery was done in russia by dr kolesov in 1964.
In the us dr favaloro at the cleveland clinic is credited with the first in 1967. He presented a paper describing a series of several successful cases. Cases.
Dr. Robert Binford
Dr. Robert Binford
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Dr. Francis Uricchio
Internal Medicine - Cardiology

In brief: 1967

The first bypass operation is generally thought to be performed by renée favaloro.
Dr. Favaloro was and argentine surgeon working at the cleveland clinic.

In brief: 1967

The first bypass operation is generally thought to be performed by renée favaloro.
Dr. Favaloro was and argentine surgeon working at the cleveland clinic.
Dr. Francis Uricchio
Dr. Francis Uricchio
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