In celebration of Older Americans Month, University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry invites adults, age 55 and older, to its Senior Smiles Health Fair on Saturday, May 15 from 9 a.m. to noon.
The health screenings offered extend beyond dental care. Seniors will receive FREE health and wellness evaluations including the following:
o Dental health screenings and education
o Oral cancer and denture screenings
o Blood glucose testing
o Cholesterol screening
o Bone density screening
Reservations are not needed. The event is first come served. Come early since it may fill to capacity. The school will provide complimentary refreshments.
What: Senior Smiles Health Fair
Where: School of Dentistry: 2155 Webster Street (at Sacramento Street) in San Francisco
When: Saturday, May 15, 2010 9 a.m. until 12 noon.
For more information or to schedule a group visit call 415-929-6426 or visit the website.
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