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Bariatric Seminar – June

Date: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
Time: 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Location:
USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd.,
4th Floor Administration
Council Rooms
Glendale, CA 91208

Patients considering bariatric surgery or wanting to learn more about weight loss options are invited to attend this free seminar. The goal is to inform about the program, its requirements, the procedures, results and complications.

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