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Learn more about what to expect before, during and after your coronary artery bypass graft (CABG or bypass) surgery by watching the following three videos.
Before Heart Surgery: Watch video
During Heart Surgery: Watch video
After Heart Surgery: Watch video
C.C. Lee, MD, FACSCardiovascular & ThoracicSurgeon
Mercy’s Cardiothoracic and Vascular Clinic is led by C.C. Lee, MD, FACS with over 25 years of experience in cardiac, thoracic, vascular and endovascular surgery. In addition to coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery and valve therapies, Dr. Lee performs a variety of other procedures including minimally invasive off pump CABG surgery, surgical atrial fibrillation and complex aortic pathologies (including thoracic aneurysms and life threatening aortic dissections). He also performs thoracic procedures robotically, and treats hypertrophic cardiomyopathy and esophageal disease.
Read a profile from The Gazette (PDF), March 29, 2017, and "Mercy marks a first: CR Hospital launches open heart surgery program" (PDF) from The Gazette, Nov. 14, 2017.
Mikal Kidder, PA-C
Steve Gunn, PA-C