In observance of Oral Cancer Awareness Month, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery department at VCU is offering FREE Oral Cancer Screenings, Saturday April 27, 2013 from 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. at 521 N. 11th Street Richmond, VA. Oral cancer affects approximately 42,000 Americans each year and is responsible for 8,000 deaths annually. The oral cancer foundation reports that the death rate for oral cancer is greater than that of several other cancers such as cervical cancer, testicular cancer, thyroid cancer and skin cancer. Remember that early detection saves lives. Call Dentistry@VCU- 804.628.0310 to schedule your screening today.