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Mary Bea Drummond | 918-594-8223

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Sean Kennedy | 918-594-8360

Free colonoscopy exams provided by OSU Center for Health Sciences

(Tulsa, Okla.) – For the second consecutive year Oklahoma State University Department of Surgery has been awarded a grant to provide free Colorectal Cancer Screening to qualifying individuals in Oklahoma. The program is a collaborative effort between the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences in Tulsa and the Oklahoma State Department of Health.

The colonoscopies are performed by the OSU Center for Health Sciences Department of Surgery at the OSU Medical Center in Tulsa.  To qualify for the free procedure, individuals must be between the ages of 50 and 64, meet income guidelines, not be covered by health insurance, be an Oklahoma resident, and be a legal resident or U.S. citizen. Individuals who are younger with a high risk of colon cancers and who meet all the other guidelines may also be eligible.

To see if you qualify and to make a consultation appointment, call (918) 747-5322.