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Memorial Healthcare System Community Calendar

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Ask the Experts Lecture: Digestive Care Program

Join experts from Memorial Digestive Care Program for an informative panel lecture and discussion on digestive disorders and available treatments.

Colorectal Cancer - Speaker: Leon Maratchi, MD, Gastroenterologist. Dr. Maratchi will review the importance of colorectal cancer screening, discuss the latest recommendations for screening and explore options like virtual colonoscopy and stool genetic testing.

Esophageal Swallowing Disorders - Daniel Cohen, MD, Gastroenterologist. Dr. Cohen will discuss the symptoms and causes of swallowing disorders, explain how these conditions are diagnosed and review many of the treatment options.

Surgical Treatment for Diabetes - Jeremy Gall ego Eckstein, MD, FACS , General and Bariatric Surgeon. Dr. Eckstein will explain how bariatric surgery can help prevent, improve, and in some cases, even cure diabetes.

Refreshments will be served. Complimentary valet parking. Space is limited. To RSVP, please call 954-265-4777 by November 27, 2012.

Time: 6-8pm

Fee: Free

Phone: 954-265-4777

Memorial Regional Hospital
Main Auditorium
3501 Johnson Street
Hollywood, Florida 33021