Eye Unit to visit Kearny

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

Kearny- The Arizona Medical Eye Unit from the Lions Vision Center, Inc. will be giving Ophthalmological Medical Eye Examinations for the benefit of residents of Kearny and surrounding localities

The Medical Eye Unit will be located at Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce on March 10, from 8:30 am – 4 pm. Appointments and information may be obtained by calling 480-734-4882 or 480-215-6746.

Since only 20 -30 patients can be examined each day, those who suspect they may have eye problems are urged to phone as soon as possible to be assured of an appointment.

The completely equipped Arizona Medical Eye Unit was donated to the Lions Vision Center, Inc., through the Odd Fellows and Rebekahs of Arizona, and is sponsored by the Arizona Ophthalmological Society. The Arizona Ophthalmological Society provides the funding for the 2012 Ford F-350 truck.

Members of the Arizona Ophthalmological Society, Arizona Lions Clubs, and the Odd Fellows and Rebekahs of Arizona unite with other agencies and organizations to bring medical eye services to outlying areas of Arizona where ophthalmic care is not readily available. Arizona Ophthalmologists who are in private practice volunteer their time on the Medical Eye Unit and received no remuneration.

Sponsors of the Arizona Medical Eye Unit in Kearny are the Kearny Women’s Club. This organization is in charge of all arrangements and appointments.

A nominal fee of $40 per patient is charged to cover the operational expenses of the “Unit”.

Staff (3152 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
Facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Additional Stories

    Bill Dunn Volunteers to Clean Rail and Copper Park

    June 24th, 2016
    by

    By Kearny Mayor Sam Hosler The lone cowboy rides again! Last Friday the Rail and Copper Park was cleaned, top […]


    Belen Cluff celebrates 100th Birthday

    June 24th, 2016
    by

      Belen Cluff, longtime resident, celebrated her birthday on June 5. For those who don’t know, when we say Belen […]


    Copper Corridor LL All-Star tournaments scheduled to begin

    June 24th, 2016
    by

      Little League organizations throughout the Copper Corridor area recently announced their All- Star teams in advance of district tournaments […]


    Rios challenges Don Jones’ petitions for supervisor election

    June 24th, 2016
    by

    Dear Editor For Superior Sun, San Manuel Miner & Copper Basin News: This is to apprise the voters of Pinal […]


  • Additional Stories

    Kearny’s Yard of the Month for July

    June 24th, 2016
    by

    Kearny’s Yard of the Month for July is 321 Croydon, the home of Dusty Mitchell. She retired to Kearny to […]


    Pinal County Sheriff’s Report – June 22, 2016

    June 24th, 2016
    by

      The Pinal County Sheriff’s Report is taken from the daily logs, based on the information provided by deputies. All […]


    Resolution Copper awards 2016 Scholarship and Leadership Grants

    June 14th, 2016
    by

    SUPERIOR, AZ – June 13, 2016 – Resolution Copper announced today that twelve graduating seniors from high schools within the […]


    Zumba? At the Kearny Pool?

    June 14th, 2016
    by

    By Mayor Sam Hosler, Town of Kearny I wonder how we (especially parents) got through the summer last year without […]


  • Copperarea

  • [Advertisement.]
  • [Advertisement.]
  • Southeast Valley Ledger

  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather