Remote Area Medical
For four days the Oakland Coliseum will be transformed from a sports venue into a hospital, as volunteer dentists, eye care professionals and doctors provide free treatment to underserved Bay Area residents.
Hundreds of uninsured, and under-insured lined up overnight outside the O.co Coliseum in Oakland Wednesday for the chance to see a doctor or dentist, and get a free eye exam and maybe even a pair of glasses.
Thousands of people looking for health services made their way to the Oakland Coliseum for a free four-day health clinic.
Services expected to be performed during the weekend event included dental cleanings, filling and extractions, eye exams and preparation and delivery of glasses, breast exams and diabetes screenings.