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Bariatric/Minimally Invasive Surgery

Bariatrics Health Webinar

Weight Loss Surgery: What You Need to Know

Join UCLA bariatric surgeon Yijun Chen, MD, for a discussion about obesity causes, treatment options, bariatric surgery procedures, expectations for weight loss and surgery outcomes.
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Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal Surgery Health Webinar

Colorectal Cancer Update

Kevork Kazanjian, MD, chief of Colorectal Surgery at UCLA focuses on screenings and the latest treatments available, and how to prevent colorectal cancer.
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Endocrine Center

Thyroid Nodules Health Webinar

Thyroid Nodules & Thyroid Cancer: What You Need to Know

UCLA endocrine surgeons Michael Yeh, MD, and Masha Livhits, MD, discuss the latest strategies to diagnose thyroid nodules; how to avoid surgery, if possible; and best practices for treating thyroid cancer.
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Parathyroid Surgery Health Webinar
What to Expect After Parathyroid Surgery

UCLA endocrine surgeons Masha Livhits, MD, and Michael Yeh, MD, talk about short- and long-term expectations after parathyroid surgery.
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Thyroid Cancer Health Webinar
Why Do People Get Thyroid Cancer?

Join UCLA endocrine surgeons Masha Livhits, MD, and Yasmine Assadipour, MD, for a conversation about the underlying risks for thyroid cancer. The discussion will cover genetic syndromes associated with thyroid cancer, environmental factors such as radiation exposure and other personal and lifestyle risks.
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Gastrointestinal Surgery

Achalasia Health Webinar

Achalasia: What You Need to Know

Is that heartburn, GERD, achalasia or something else? Join UCLA gastroenterologist Alireza Sedarat, MD, for an overview of achalasia, a rare disorder that makes it difficult for food and liquid to pass into the stomach. Learn about the symptoms, how to diagnose the condition, and managing the effects of achalasia.
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Robotic-Assisted Pancreatic Surgery Health Webinar
Robotic-Assisted Pancreatic Surgery

UCLA surgeon Jonathan King, MD, gives an overview of the Whipple surgery and other pancreatic operations through tiny incisions using robotic-assisted techniques.
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