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Backus physician to host encore gout seminar

October 8, 2013

NORWICH – The Backus Arthritis Center and Rheumatology Department will host a community education event about gout on Tuesday, Oct. 22, from 5-6 p.m. at the Backus Outpatient Care Center, 111 Salem Turnpike in Norwich.

Back by popular demand, Sandeep Varma, MD, Medical Director of the Backus Arthritis Center, will host a talk on this painful arthritic condition that impacts millions of Americans.  Symptoms of gout can include pain in one’s big toe.

The event is free, but registration is required by calling (860) 425-8710.