Remote Area Medical bringing free medical care to Weatherford

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WEATHERFORD, Okla. – Remote Area Medical (RAM) is coming back to Oklahoma to provide free dental, vision and medical care to underserved and uninsured individuals near Weatherford July 13-14, 2019.

The clinic will include dental cleanings, dental fillings, dental extractions, dental x-rays, eye exams, eyeglass prescriptions, eyeglasses made on-site, women’s health exams, and general medical exams, as well as children’s car seat checkups.

The event will be at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. You must have a ticket number to receive services and tickets will be distributed on a first-come-first-serve basis.

The clinic parking lot is currently scheduled to open no later than 12 a.m. midnight on Saturday, July 13. Ticket distribution typically begins at 3 a.m., and patients will be seen in chronological order according to their ticket number when clinic doors open at 6 a.m. This process will repeat on Sunday, July 14.

Officials say that tickets will not be passed out at the vehicles, but patients will need to line up to receive a ticket at the front door of the Pioneer Cellular Event Center, located at 900 N. 7th St. in Weatherford, beginning at 3 a.m.

In some situations, such as inclement weather, volunteer cancellations, or other circumstances outside of RAM’s control, ticketing may occur earlier than 3 a.m.  

RAM encourages everyone who would like services, especially dental services, to arrive as early as possible.

For more information about RAM’s mobile clinics or to volunteer, visit or call 865-579-1530.

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