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Pardee UNC Health Care Free Prostate Cancer Screenings
September 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmFree
Pardee UNC Health Care will host free prostate cancer screenings on Tuesday, Sept. 19 and Thursday, Sept. 21, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Both events will take place at the Pardee Cancer Center, located at 805 6th Avenue West in Hendersonville. Pre-qualification is required for screenings and walk-ins will not be accepted. To pre-qualify, please call 828-698-7317. Spanish interpretation services are available free of charge.
The free screenings are available for men ages 40 to 75 who have never been diagnosed with or had treatment for prostate cancer, and who have not had a prostate cancer screening within the last nine months. Check-ins will take place in the Cancer Center lobby and Pardee urologists John deHoll, M.D., Scott Donaldson, M.D., and Glover Little, M.D., will perform the screenings. Pardee Hospital Foundation will fund the screening expenses for participating patients. For more information, go to Classes & Events at www.pardeehospital.org.