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Health Fair 2014 in Jersey City, NJ

With a focus on preventative care, BAPS Charities organized its annual Health Fair throughout North America as part of its global health and wellness initiatives.

On September 21, 2014, 37 physicians and health care professionals volunteered at the BAPS Charities Health Fair in Jersey City, NJ.  Altogether, 247 attendees from the local community were able to take advantage of and benefit from various medical care and awareness offerings:

Number of patients seen by specialty: Internal Medicine/Family practice (247), Cardiology (50), Nephrology (17), Ophthalmology (122), Podiatry (32), Dentistry (95), Psychiatry (5), Physical Therapy (35), Chiropractor (40), Pain Management (14)

Number of Lab tests conducted: CBC (211), Basic metabolic panel (211), Lipid panel (211), Thyroid function test (96), Hemoglobin A1C (211)

Number of Screening and Diagnostic Tests:  Blood pressure (247), Dental exam (95), Glaucoma screening (122), Glucose Screening (211), EKG (50), Eye Exam (122)


The work done by BAPS Charities on an annual basis is phenomenal; to be able to know I am doing good with my Doctorate degree and help out by giving back to the community gives me a reason to smile.

– Carlucci Leonard A DC