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NYU College of Dentistry, NYU College of Nursing, ABC7, and Colgate Team Up for Free Health Screenings, Oct. 22-24, 2013

October 2, 2013
N-50, 2013-14

Join New York University College of Dentistry and New York University College of Nursing, ABC7, and Colgate for free dental and general health screenings, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, October 22-24, 2013, at the NYU College of Dentistry, 345 East 24th Street (corner of First Avenue), NYC.

Adults will receive free dental screenings and vouchers for free oral examinations and polishings. Vouchers for free dental sealants and free custom-made mouth guards for youngsters and adolescents ages 6-16 will be distributed to young athletes. Free diabetes and blood pressure screenings will be offered, as well as free oral cancer screenings for adults. Visitors will also receive free toothbrushes and other personal oral hygiene products.

No appointment is necessary. The dental screenings are available from 8:30 am -7pm, and the free diabetes and blood pressure screenings are available from 8:30am to 4:30pm.

Be sure to watch Lee Goldberg and the AccuWeather forecast on ABC7 at 4, 5, and 6 pm during the week of Oct. 20 for details, interviews, and updates on the screenings.

WHEN:  Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, October 22-24, 2013, dental screenings are available from 8:30am to 7:00pm; diabetes and blood pressure screenings available from 8:30am to 4:30pm

  • Free dental screenings
  • Free toothbrushes and other personal oral hygiene products
  • Vouchers for free oral examinations and polishings
  • Vouchers for free dental sealants for children 6 to 16 years-of-age
  • Vouchers for free custom-made mouth guards for children 6 to 16 years-of-age
  • Free oral cancer screenings for adults
  • Free diabetes and blood pressure screenings will be available from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

WHERE:  NYU College of Dentistry, 345 E. 24th Street, corner of First Avenue

For more information about the NYU College of Dentistry, please go to www.nyu.edu/dental

This Press Release is in the following Topics:
Health and Wellness, College of Dentistry, Events

Type: Press Release

Press Contact: Christopher James | (212) 998-6876

NYU College of Dentistry, NYU College of Nursing, ABC7, and Colgate Team Up for Free Health Screenings, Oct. 22-24, 2013

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