ALTON - On Wednesday, April 30, from 9 a.m. until noon, SIUE School of Dental Medicine will host an event called Senior Smiles at Senior Services Plus.
A team of dental professionals from SIU School of Dental Medicine, consisting of Year III and/or Year IV dental students and a faculty member, will conduct oral cancer screenings and provide comprehensive oral health education and nutritional counseling to seniors. Dental students will be able to answer oral health questions and each senior participant will receive information regarding prevention of dental decay, gum disease, oral cancer and a free oral cancer screening.
Reservations are not required for this event. Senior Services Plus is located at 2603 N. Rodgers Ave. in Alton. For information, call 618-465-3298 ext. 146.