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Memorial planned for Dr. Ponseti

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -- A memorial is planned for Dr. Ignacio Ponseti, who passed away October 18th.  The memorial service will be held December 6th from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the Coralville Marriott hotel, according to a University of Iowa spokesperson. 

Ponseti, 95, was known for developing a non-surgical treatment for clubfoot.  Thousands of patients traveled to Iowa City to undergo the treatment. 

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