Health Wagon to offer free colon check ups in Southwest Virginia on Oct. 20, 21

(Source: Facebook)
(Source: Facebook)

NORTON, VA (WJHL) – The Health Wagon is partnering with local clinics to offer free colonoscopies and endoscopes to those living in southwest Virginia.

The effort is in partnership with Barnabas Health, Norton Community Hospital, and Watauga Pathology. the event is taking place at Norton Community Hospital on October 20 and 21.

So far, 50 patients have been schedule to receive the needed services.

Barnabas Health is providing the support staff for the free clinic — including a GI Doctor and an anesthesiologist.

Norton Community Hospital is providing the operating room and equipment While Watauga Pathology is providing the pathology readings.  All of the services are free of charge during the two-day event.

For information call (276) 328-8850.

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