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Grand Strand Medical Center
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Grand Strand Medical Center

Grand Strand Health is a multi-facility health system located on the coast of the Grand Strand community. Grand Strand Health is comprised of one 301-bed acute care hospital, Grand Strand Medical Center, and South Strand Medical Center, which provides 24/7 emergency services and outpatient medical services. Affiliated with Grand Strand are a number of physician practices that provide heart & vascular care, spine & neuro care, surgical care and primary and senior care. These quality-focused services work together to provide excellence in medical care to residents in our communities.

809 82nd Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC 29572

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AARP Smart Driver Course

Sep 19, 2016 - 10:00 AM


This class is for individuals over the age of 50. Most insurance companies offer a discount following completion of the course. Registration is required to attend.

Please bring the following items to the class: a sweater or a light...

AARP Smart Driver Course

Oct 3, 2016 - 10:00 AM


This class is for individuals over the age of 50. Most insurance companies offer a discount following completion of the course. Registration is required to attend.

Please bring the following items to the class: a sweater or a light...

AARP Smart Driver Course

Nov 7, 2016 - 10:30 AM


This class is for individuals over the age of 50. Most insurance companies offer a discount following completion of the course. Registration is required to attend.

Please bring the following items to the class: a sweater or a light...

American Red Cross Blood Drive

Sep 15, 2016 - 11:00 AM


Give the gift of life! Blood donations help millions of patients in need. Please call the American Red Cross to schedule an appointment: (800) 733-2767.

ARC Support Group

Sep 19, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Join us for our ARC Support Group. This group advocates for the rights of citizens with special needs.

ARC Support Group

Oct 17, 2016 - 5:30 PM

Join us for our ARC Support Group. This group advocates for the rights of citizens with special needs.

Art Therapy

Sep 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Please join us for a FREE art therapy class led by a Master of Arts instructor that could help your recovery from a severe trauma, such as stroke.  This class is not medically proven to treat, diagnose or prevent any disease or disability. Adults...

Art Therapy

Oct 26, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Please join us for a FREE art therapy class led by a Master of Arts instructor that could help your recovery from a severe trauma, such as stroke.  This class is not medically proven to treat, diagnose or prevent any disease or disability. Adults...

Cushings Support Group

Sep 13, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Please join us for our Cushings Support Group.

Cushings Support Group

Oct 11, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Please join us for our Cushings Support Group.

Cushings Support Group

Nov 8, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Please join us for our Cushings Support Group.

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Aug 25, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Sep 1, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Sep 8, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Sep 15, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Sep 22, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Sep 29, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Oct 6, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Oct 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Oct 20, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Oct 27, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Nov 3, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Free Heart Failure Education Class

Nov 10, 2016 - 2:00 PM

This class is for people who have been diagnosed with Heart Failure and their caregivers. Questions will be answered and the following topcis will be discussed: eating out tips, medication review, label reading, benefits of exercise and heart failure ...

Grief Support Group

Sep 20, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The loss of a family or friend is difficult to process. Please join us for a free grief support group.

Grief Support Group

Oct 18, 2016 - 1:30 PM

The loss of a family or friend is difficult to process. Please join us for a free grief support group.

Hatha Yoga

Aug 26, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Sep 2, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Sep 9, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Sep 16, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Sep 23, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Sep 30, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Oct 7, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Oct 14, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Oct 21, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Oct 28, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Hatha Yoga

Nov 4, 2016 - 10:00 AM

This class is designed with gentle stretching yoga to improve strength and flexibility. The class practices on a mat with modifications given so all students are able to do the practice. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Infant Care

Sep 17, 2016 - 10:30 AM

This class is designed to assist new parents in infant care emphasizing on basic guidelines regarding newborn care through the first few months.

Infant Care

Oct 15, 2016 - 10:30 AM

This class is designed to assist new parents in infant care emphasizing on basic guidelines regarding newborn care through the first few months.

Infant/Child CPR and First Aid Class

Aug 27, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Infant/Child CPR and First Aid ($15 per person): This class is designed to teach parents and other caretakers how to respond appropriately in an emergency regarding their infant and/or child.  The class instructor will demonstrate the proper administration...

Infant/Child CPR and First Aid Class

Sep 24, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Infant/Child CPR and First Aid ($15 per person): This class is designed to teach parents and other caretakers how to respond appropriately in an emergency regarding their infant and/or child.  The class instructor will demonstrate the proper administration...

Infant/Child CPR and First Aid Class

Oct 22, 2016 - 10:00 AM

Infant/Child CPR and First Aid ($15 per person): This class is designed to teach parents and other caretakers how to respond appropriately in an emergency regarding their infant and/or child.  The class instructor will demonstrate the proper administration...

Introduction to Breastfeeding Class

Sep 17, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Please join us for Introduction to Breastfeeding. This class is designed to provide instructions in the art of breastfeeding as a positive experience. You will learn the proper breastfeeding techniques for getting started and the role of the support person...

Introduction to Breastfeeding Class

Oct 15, 2016 - 1:30 PM

Please join us for Introduction to Breastfeeding. This class is designed to provide instructions in the art of breastfeeding as a positive experience. You will learn the proper breastfeeding techniques for getting started and the role of the support person...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Aug 29, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Sep 12, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Sep 19, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Sep 26, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Oct 3, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Oct 10, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Oct 17, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Oct 24, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Oct 31, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Hips

Nov 7, 2016 - 1:00 PM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Aug 29, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Sep 12, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Sep 19, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Sep 26, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Oct 3, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Oct 10, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Oct 17, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Oct 24, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Oct 31, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Class - Knees

Nov 7, 2016 - 11:30 AM

This one-hour surgical class reviews the process for joint replacement surgery at Grand Strand Medical Center. The goal of the class is to better prepare the patient and caregiver for the surgical course including preparing the home prior to surgery, ...

La Leche League Breastfeeding Group

Sep 14, 2016 - 10:30 AM

This is a breastfeeding support group that involves mother to mother help.

La Leche League Breastfeeding Group

Oct 12, 2016 - 10:30 AM

This is a breastfeeding support group that involves mother to mother help.

La Leche League Breastfeeding Group

Nov 9, 2016 - 10:30 AM

This is a breastfeeding support group that involves mother to mother help.

Look Good Feel Better® Workshop

Aug 29, 2016 - 5:40 PM

Look Good Feel Better® is a free program from the American Cancer Society designed for women dealing with hair loss and skin changes from chemotherapy and radiation. Participants will learn specific techniques to help make the most of your appearance ...

Maternity Center Tour

Sep 18, 2016 - 3:30 PM

A Grand Strand Medical Center obstetrics nurse will take you on a tour of the Maternity Center and answer any questions you have about the unit. *Please meet the instructor in the hospital's main lobby 5 minutes prior to class time - she will then...

Maternity Center Tour

Oct 16, 2016 - 3:30 PM

A Grand Strand Medical Center obstetrics nurse will take you on a tour of the Maternity Center and answer any questions you have about the unit. *Please meet the instructor in the hospital's main lobby 5 minutes prior to class time - she will then...

Overactive Bladder Seminar

Aug 30, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Physician Assistant Michelle Wirt, with Atlantic Urology Clinics, will discuss the causes, symptoms, treatment options and management tools for overactive bladder. 

Prepared Childbirth

Oct 1, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Prepared Childbirth Class ($50 per couple): This class is taught by an obstetrics nurse who will provide instruction about the birthing process, breathing and relaxation techniques; as well as, coaching skills. You will also take a tour of the Maternity...

Prepared Childbirth

Nov 5, 2016 - 9:00 AM

Prepared Childbirth Class ($50 per couple): This class is taught by an obstetrics nurse who will provide instruction about the birthing process, breathing and relaxation techniques; as well as, coaching skills. You will also take a tour of the Maternity...

Prime of Life Yoga

Aug 30, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Sep 6, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Sep 13, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Sep 20, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Sep 27, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Oct 4, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Oct 11, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Oct 18, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Oct 25, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Nov 1, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prime of Life Yoga

Nov 8, 2016 - 11:00 AM

This class is designed for beginners and those needing a gentler form of yoga. The class starts from a chair top to make the practice accessible to all and ends with relaxation. The class fee is $8 (cash or check only).

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Sep 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM

A monthly gathering for mutual support and learning for men with prostate cancer and their families. Open to all, whether you have been diagnosed, have a rising PSA, have metastasis, have undergone treatment, or are on advanced treatment. The group meets...

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Oct 12, 2016 - 6:00 PM

A monthly gathering for mutual support and learning for men with prostate cancer and their families. Open to all, whether you have been diagnosed, have a rising PSA, have metastasis, have undergone treatment, or are on advanced treatment. The group meets...

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Nov 9, 2016 - 6:00 PM

A monthly gathering for mutual support and learning for men with prostate cancer and their families. Open to all, whether you have been diagnosed, have a rising PSA, have metastasis, have undergone treatment, or are on advanced treatment. The group meets...

Sibling Preparation

Sep 18, 2016 - 2:00 PM


Sibling Preparation (FREE): This class is taught by a Grand Strand Medical Center obstetrics nurse who will educate the brothers and sisters on their involvement in the birthing experience in addition to preparation of the family for the baby&rsquo...

Sibling Preparation

Oct 16, 2016 - 2:00 PM


Sibling Preparation (FREE): This class is taught by a Grand Strand Medical Center obstetrics nurse who will educate the brothers and sisters on their involvement in the birthing experience in addition to preparation of the family for the baby&rsquo...

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

Sep 7, 2016 - 6:00 PM

This support group is for anyone who has been associated with a spinal cord injury (SCI). The purpose is to share our experiences and gain information on ways to live a happy, independent life. Each meeting will feature resource materials based on the...

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

Oct 5, 2016 - 6:00 PM

This support group is for anyone who has been associated with a spinal cord injury (SCI). The purpose is to share our experiences and gain information on ways to live a happy, independent life. Each meeting will feature resource materials based on the...

Spinal Cord Injury Support Group

Nov 2, 2016 - 6:00 PM

This support group is for anyone who has been associated with a spinal cord injury (SCI). The purpose is to share our experiences and gain information on ways to live a happy, independent life. Each meeting will feature resource materials based on the...

Stroke Support Group

Sep 13, 2016 - 2:00 PM

With over seven million U.S. stroke survivors and 795,000 new strokes occurring in the U.S. each year, your are not alone. Meeting other stroke survivors or caregivers who understand what you are going through can help you throughout your recovery.

Stroke Support Group

Oct 11, 2016 - 2:00 PM

With over seven million U.S. stroke survivors and 795,000 new strokes occurring in the U.S. each year, your are not alone. Meeting other stroke survivors or caregivers who understand what you are going through can help you throughout your recovery.

Stroke Support Group

Nov 8, 2016 - 2:00 PM

With over seven million U.S. stroke survivors and 795,000 new strokes occurring in the U.S. each year, your are not alone. Meeting other stroke survivors or caregivers who understand what you are going through can help you throughout your recovery.

Thyroid Cancer Support Group

Sep 20, 2016 - 6:00 PM

This is a free support group for thyroid cancer survivors, family members and caregivers. The group shares information, experiences and coping strategies.

Thyroid Cancer Support Group

Oct 18, 2016 - 6:00 PM

This is a free support group for thyroid cancer survivors, family members and caregivers. The group shares information, experiences and coping strategies.

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease And Dementia Seminar

Aug 25, 2016 - 10:00 AM

One in nine people over the age of 65 has Alzheimer's disease. This seminar will explain Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia, the way these diseases generally progress and how they affect cognitive function and behavior. Participants...

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Sep 13, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Bariatric Surgeon Michael Michel, MD, will discuss weight loss surgery – who is a candidate, what to expect, the procedure and risk factors. Registration requested.

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Oct 11, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Bariatric Surgeon Michael Michel, MD, will discuss weight loss surgery – who is a candidate, what to expect, the procedure and risk factors. Registration requested.

Weight Loss Surgery Seminar

Nov 10, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Bariatric Surgeon Michael Michel, MD, will discuss weight loss surgery – who is a candidate, what to expect, the procedure and risk factors. Registration requested.