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Is there a surgeon specialty associated minimally invasive heart surgery?
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Dr. David Cooke
Surgery - Thoracic
4 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
There are surgeons who specialize in minimally invasive heart surgery.
Look at sts.Org (society of thoracic surgeons).

In brief: Yes
There are surgeons who specialize in minimally invasive heart surgery.
Look at sts.Org (society of thoracic surgeons).
Dr. David Cooke
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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
I believe you are asking if there is a separate surgical specialty for minimally invasive surgery, if so, the answer is no.
Surgeons in different sub-specialties of surgery and also general surgery, go through training to perform minimally invasive surgery in their own field.

In brief: No
I believe you are asking if there is a separate surgical specialty for minimally invasive surgery, if so, the answer is no.
Surgeons in different sub-specialties of surgery and also general surgery, go through training to perform minimally invasive surgery in their own field.
Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
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