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Media clinic on July 22

The Chennai based SIMS Hospital will conduct the next evening OPD clinic at Guwahai Press Club (GPC) on 22 July. Dr Patta Radhakrishnan (gastroenterology surgeon) will be available from 4 to 6 pm on Saturday for free consultations to the member-journalists of GPC along with their dependents. The last Saturday clinic under the banner of ‘Evening with a Doctor’ at the press club on 8 July was graced by Dr Chandramouli from Fortis Hospital Bangalore, where over 20 participants received free consultations from the senior physician.

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