The Northwoods Surgery Center will offer a health screening event from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 22 at its location, 502 North 6th Avenue West, Virginia. The event is free and open to the public.

Health screenings will include bone density, body mass index (BMI), blood pressure, blood typing, and eye tests.

On-hand for casual conversations will be ophthalmologist Dr. Bridget Sundell, orthopedic surgeon Dr. Paul Denoncourt, podiatrist Dr. Katie Evans, and Marella Jones, pain management specialist/diagnostic imaging technologist.

Flu shots will also be offered for $20.

The Northwoods Surgery Center is a joint venture between Fairview Range in Hibbing and Dr. Bridget Sundell of Virginia. The facility, which opened in August, focuses on providing same-day surgical care in multiple specialties, including ophthalmology, orthopedics, ear/nose/ throat, and general surgery.

For more information, please contact the Northwoods Surgery Center at 218-471-1220.