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Nation’s top doctor visits Los Angeles, examines public health concerns
Los Angeles Daily News

America’s newly appointed top doctor made a house call to Los Angeles County on Monday to examine the region and to gather as much information as he could to help him assess the nation’s most pressing public health concerns.

Dr. Vivek Murthy, who was confirmed in December as the 19th U.S. surgeon general, toured the new outpatient center of the Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital in the Willowbrook neighborhood and spoke with community and faith leaders as well as public health officials on various health issues.