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Free Community Seminars Scheduled in May Diabetes Management & Wound Care on May 19

04/30/2008
Free Community Seminars Scheduled in May Diabetes Management & Wound Care on May 19 Pomona, CA…Casa Colina is pleased to announce that it will hold two free community seminars led by prominent area physicians in May 2008 at its Pomona campus.

Diabetes Management & Wound Care
Held Monday, May 19 from 6 to 8pm

Presented by Michael Bien, M.D., board-certified Internal Medicine and Nephrology and Kerry Gott, M.D., board-certified Infectious Disease and Program Medical Director for both the Casa Colina Wound Care Center and Casa Colina Hyperbaric Medicine Center. Topics of discussion include types of diabetes, complications and treatment of diabetes, kidney disease, and caring for diabetic wounds. A question and answer session will also be held.

Stroke - Reduce Your Risk & Goals of Rehabilitation
Held Thursday, May 29 from 6 to 8 pm

Presented by Faisal Qazi, D.O., board-certified Neurologist and Stephanie Kaplan, PT, DPT, ATP, Director of Physical Therapy at Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation. Topics of discussion include risk factors and causes of stroke, signs and symptoms of stroke, diagnosis and treatment of stroke, and goals of rehabilitation. A question and answer session will also be held.

Both seminars will be held at Casa Colina’s Tamkin Outpatient Center, Building 1D, which is located at 255 East Bonita Avenue (at Garey) in Pomona. Refreshments will be served and seating is limited, so please call to reserve your space today. Call 909/596-7733, Ext. 8200.

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