Free Dental Screenings at NYU

September 20, 2011 1:39:45 PM PDT
Here's some news to smile about.The New York University College of Denistry will hold free dental screenings from Wednesday, Sept. 21 to Saturday, Sept. 24. The screenings will run from 8:30am to 7:00pm on Sept. 21 and 22, from 8:30am to 4:00pm on Sept. 23 and from 9:00am to 1:00pm on Sept. 24.

In addition to free screenings, participants will also receive...

  • 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 from 8:30a.m. to 4:00pm from Sept. 21-23.
In addition, a special lecture will take place at 6:00pm on Sept. 22: "Diabetes and Your Oral Health" and Saturday's schedule of events will feature a magic show for kids and a photo of your child with the magician to take home.

No appointment is necessary. The college is located at 345 E. 24th St. on the corner of First Avenue in Manhattan.