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Federico Benetti

Federico Jose Benetti, M.D., Ph.D., Professor

Benetti Foundation
Alem 1846
Rosario, S  2000
00543414855827 (alternative)
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Cardiac Surgery with 44 years of experience In 1978 started the off pump coronary surgery In 1986 create his Thecnique for exclusion of the interventricular septum  ,In 1994 invented  the MIDCAB operation In 1995 create most of the Thecnology is used today for off pump coronary surgery In 1996 performfor the first time in the World a mitral valve replacement using #D Minimally invasive , in 1997  The Aortic valve surgery througth the 2 or 3 intercostal space using 3 D In 1997 invented the Xiphoid Approach and perform the First ambulatory coronary operation in the World Create and Trained surgeons in 45 countries of the World in OPCABG, MIDCAB and MiNI OPCAB surgery  Study in Argentina graduate Medical Doctor in 1971 From 1978 devlopted the Coronary off pump surgery Create most of the Thecnology is usede worldwide for these operations In 2005 surgical implanted for the first time embriofetals cells in patients with Heart Failure In 2005 invented the Cyberheart concept

Other Interests

Basically Minimally invasive Surgery, Coronary Surgery, Valve surgery, Stem Cells research


Diferents Thecniques and Thecnology for Cardiac Surgery , Arritmias , Stem Cells

Additional Educational Information

He studied in Rosario Santa Fe Argentina , Primary, secondary school and Medicine in the

the University school of Medicine graduate in 1971

He trained in cardiac surgery in the University of san Pablo Brasil 1971'1973

He was chief of cardiac surgery from 1974 to 1984 in the Spanish Hospital , Institute of Cardiology, Babies Hospital

From 1984 to 1994

was Chief of Cardiac Surgery Clinica Sagrada Familia, Clinica Modelo de Lanus, Colegiales Clinic.

Profesor of Cardiac Surgery Universiy of salvador BsAs Arg 1989'1994

Staff Argentinian Institute Diagnostic and Treatment IADT 1986 2012

From 1990 to 2016President Benetti Foundation

From 1995 to 2016

Director and Chief Cardiac Surgery Benetti Foundation Alem 1846 Rosario Argentina