EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The Texas Tech Dental Oral Health Clinic will be providing free screenings and cleanings for Borderland adults age 55 and older on Thursday, Jan. 25.
The event will be from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 4 p.m. at the clinic, at 222 Rick Francis St.
Limited appointments are available, according to a news release sent out by Texas Tech Univesity Health Sciences Center El Paso.
Second-year students at the Hunt School of Dental Medicine will provide faculty-supervised care.
Since opening in 2021, the clinic has provided more than 20,000 hours of reduced-cost dental care for over 3,500 patients from the Borderland region.
Adults age 55 and older who would like a free screening and cleaning are asked to call (915) 215-6700 for an appointment.