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Learning from the Heart Experts (Video)

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Cardiothoracic surgery fellow Michael Robich, MD gives us an inside look at what it’s like to care for heart surgery patients before, during and after an operation.


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Why Dr. Michael Robich Became a Heart Surgeon (Video)

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Take a closer look at what inspired cardiothoracic surgery fellow Michael Robich, MD to become a heart surgeon. Hear how Dr. Robich’s childhood and his experiences in medical school led him to pursue a career in heart surgery.


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A Day in the Life of Jocelyn Beach, MD

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Take a sneak peek into a day in the life of Cleveland Clinic vascular surgery resident Jocelyn Beach, MD. Dr. Beach shares her experience at Cleveland Clinic’s main campus and Hillcrest Hospital and how she continues to learn and grow as a surgeon.


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The View from Halfway

Tags: Dr. Jason Lappe, fellows, follow our fellows, heart, heart and vascular institute, medical education

How much knowledge and experience can a Cleveland Clinic fellow pack into six months? The numbers, and experiences, are staggering. Here, first-year fellow Jason Lappe, MD, reflects.


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Getting Personal (Video)

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A behind-the-scenes video with third-year resident Gabriel Loor, MD, reveals the heart of world-class care—relationships between patients and staff.


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Making Life and Death Decisions

Tags: Dr. Jocelyn Beach, fellows, follow our fellows, heart, heart and vascular institute, medical education, trauma

Jocelyn Beach, MD, an intern in Cleveland Clinic’s integrated vascular surgery program, didn’t know what she was in for when she began her trauma rotation at MetroHealth Medical Center.


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Smooth Operating (Video)

Tags: cleveland clinic, coronary bypass surgery, fellows, follow our fellows, heart and vascular institute, medical education

There’s nothing more inspiring for third-year resident Gabriel Loor, MD, than sharing the operating room with world-renown Cleveland Clinic heart surgeons during a coronary bypass.


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Learning Curves

Tags: Dr. Jason Lappe, electrophysiology, fellows, follow our fellows, heart, heart and vascular institute, medical education

The Lappe family welcomed a daughter this month, and Cleveland Clinic fellow, Jason Lappe, is experiencing the wonder of being a new dad while facing the challenge of the electrophysiology service.


Game On, Residents

Game On, Residents

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There's no rehearsal for the role of administrative chief resident. Every day, the game is on—and as Gabriel Loor shares, Cleveland Clinic residents play a key role in executing every play.


Learning to Adapt

A New Doctor Learning to Adapt

Tags: cardiac catheterization, Dr. Jason Lappe, fellows, follow our fellows, heart, heart and vascular institute, medical education

While settling into residency, Jason Lappe is learning first-hand how physicians adapt in challenging clinical situations. Working in the cardiac catheterization lab, he discovered use for a boiling pot of water for heating and bending a catheter to perfect size. Who would have thought? Lappe is inspired by the in-the-trenches training he is getting so far.