At least five people have died after having balloons surgically implanted in their stomachs to help them lose weight, according to reports. The Food and Drug Administration sent a letter to doctors warning that devices produced by Apollo Endo-Surgery and ReShape have been linked to suspicious deaths. “All five reports indicate that patient deaths occurred...
NYS Entity Status
NYS Filing Date
JANUARY 30, 2014
NYS DOS ID#
NYS Entity Type
DOMESTIC PROFESSIONAL CORPORATION
2014 - PERIODONTICS AND DENTAL IMPLANT SURGERY, P.C.
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