A free medical clinic is coming to Augusta Expo

FISHERSVILLE — Remote Area Medical (RAM), a national, nonprofit provider of pop-up clinics providing free, quality dental, vision and medical care to those in need — will host a free two-day clinic at the Augusta Expo Center from 19 November to 20.

All RAM services are free and no ID is required. Complimentary dental, vision and medical services will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Patient parking will open no later than 11:59 p.m. on Friday evening, November 18 and will remain open for the duration of the clinic. Once in the parking lot, additional information regarding the clinic opening processes and next steps will be provided. Clinic doors open at 6 a.m.

Due to time constraints, patients must be prepared to choose between dental or vision services. Medical services are offered, in addition to dental or visual services, free of charge to each patient attending the clinic.

Remote Area Medical provides free medical, dental and vision services at its two-day pop-up clinics nationwide.

Services include:

  • Dental cleanings, dental fillings, dental extractions, dental x-rays
  • Eye exams, glaucoma tests, glasses prescriptions, locally made glasses
  • Women’s Health Checkups
  • General medical examinations
  • Chiropractic services
  • Physiotherapy consultations
  • Dermatology
  • Endocrinology
  • Free take-home colon cancer test kits will also be available

Remote Area Medical encourages anyone requiring services, especially dental services, to arrive as soon as possible. The clinic closing time may vary depending on the daily capacity of each service area.

The RAM will be installed at the Augusta Expo Center, located at 277 Expo Road in Fishersville, for two days only from November 19-20. In certain situations, such as inclement weather, volunteer cancellations or other circumstances, the parking lot may open earlier or fewer patients may be served.

All patients must be screened for COVID-19 before entering the clinic. For more information or to volunteer, please visit www.ramusa.org or call 865-579-1530.

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Remote Area Medical provides free medical, dental and vision services at its two-day pop-up clinics nationwide.