Health Fair 2017 in Chicago, IL
BAPS Charities hosted over 560 participants at its annual Health Fair on November 12, 2017 in Chicago, IL. This year’s Health Fair aimed to expand on practical preventative care and affordable treatment options for community members of all ages. Over 80 health care professionals volunteered for the event to provide personalized consultations and a variety of services and screenings.
Number of patients seen by specialty: Internal Medicine/Family Practice 560, Cardiology 100, Orthopedics/Podiatry 75, Nephrology 10, Ophthalmology 350, Dermatology 50, Dentistry 70, Physical Therapy 50, Nutrition/Dietitian 75, Chiropractor 25.
Number of Lab tests conducted: CBC 510, Basic Metabolic Panel 510, Lipid Panel 510, Thyroid Function 150, Hemoglobin A1C 200.
Number of Screening Tests: Blood Pressure 560, Glucose 510, Bone Density 300, Eye exam 350, Dental exam 70.
Health Lectures: on Diabetes by Dr. Hiralal Maheshwari.