Southeast Georgia Health System to Offer Community Health and Wellness Fair

Child Participating in Community Health and Wellness FairSoutheast Georgia Health System will host its annual Community Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, June 11, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at Brunswick High School, 3885 Altama Avenue. The health fair will include many different educational opportunities and health screenings for the entire family, as well as demonstrations, community vendors, and children’s activities.

da Vinci® Robotic Surgery Exhibit

Attendees will be offered a hands-on opportunity to test drive a full-size working model of the da Vinci Surgical System used for minimally invasive robotic surgery.

Teddy Bear Clinic

Children can bring in one of their stuffed dolls or animals to receive a check-up and some tender loving care for injuries, such as missing buttons or tattered arms and legs. Health System team members will also demonstrate a variety of medical treatments a child may encounter while at the doctor’s office or hospital.

Car Seat Safety Checks

Certified child passenger safety technicians from Safe Kids Kingsland will be set up in the parking lot to perform safety checks on booster and infant car seats to determine if they are correctly installed and appropriate for the age and size of the child.

Medication Review

Attendees are encouraged to bring all medications, including prescriptions, over-the-counter, vitamins and supplements, for a one-on-one review with a licensed pharmacist to answer questions and discuss possible side effects or medication interactions.

Cancer Survivors Day Celebration

Survivors are invited to celebrate life in recognition of National Cancer Survivors Day®. A cancer survivor is anyone living with a history of cancer – from the moment of diagnosis through the remainder of life. Stop by the celebration to honor the lives cancer survivors in our community.
Free Health Screenings – No appointment needed.
  • Bone density
  • Blood pressure
  • Gait analysis
  • Pulse oximetry to measure level of oxygen in the blood
  • Pulmonary function tests
  • Skin checks


Low-Cost Health Screenings

Appointments required, results will be mailed to participants.
  • Heart health screening – Includes an electrocardiogram (EKG) and lipid profile for a cost of $25. Fasting (12 hours) required for the lipid profile. For an appointment, call 1-855-ASK-SGHS (1-855-275-7447).
  • Mammograms – Requires a physician's order. Insurance is accepted and financial assistance is available to patients who qualify. For an appointment, call 1-855-ASK-SGHS (1-855-275-7447).
For more information about the Community Health & Wellness Fair, visit sghs.org/healthfair.

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