Date: November 12, 2017
December 12, 2017 (220 days ago)
Are You at Risk for Lung Cancer? When Found Early, Lung Cancer is Treatable If you are a smoker or a former smoker, you likely worry about lung cancer. Instead of worrying, put your mind at ease and get screened. University Hospitals offers a low-dose computed tomography (CT) scan that can find lung cancer early, when it is very treatable. The test is fast, completely noninvasive and usually covered by insurance. If you meet the following criteria, this screening may be recommended for you: 55 to 77 years old Smoked at least one pack a day for 30 years or more than two packs a day for 15 years Quit smoking less than 15 years ago A physician order is required. Call your primary care physician today to discuss if this test is right for you. University Hospitals Call 1-866-956-9120 to schedule your low-dose CT lung cancer screening at one of more than 20 locations in Northeast Ohio.