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Virtual doctor: Marian Regional Medical Center unveils telemedicine program
Lompoc Record

There’s a new face of of stroke care at Marian Regional Medical Center and his name is Sheldon.

He’s a little under 6 feet tall, his white lab coat is hard-shell plastic and his face is about the size of a small flat-screen television. Built by iRobot, the same company that makes the Roomba automated vacuum, Sheldon can help diagnose patients who are suffering neurological maladies including strokes.