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Women’s health and robotics will be focus of April 27 event

April 1, 2011

NORWICH –  Backus Hospital and United Community & Family Services will host a women’s health and robotic surgery event on Wednesday, April 27.

The free event will be held from 6:30-8 p.m. in the Backus Hospital main lobby conference rooms.

Dr. Reid Gentile, a member of the Backus and UCFS medical staffs, will discuss menopause and hormone replacement therapy.

Dr. Suzelle Hendsch, a member of the Backus Medical Staff and OB/GYN Services, will discuss women’s health and the da Vinci robotic surgical system, which can be used for hysterectomies and other procedures.

For more information or to register for the free program, call 860-889-8331, ext. 2495.