Free lung most cancers screenings will probably be supplied by Hematology/Oncology Associates of CNY and CRA Medical Imaging the morning of Saturday, Nov. 14, on the Diagnostic Imaging Middle, 37 W. Backyard St., Auburn.
The screenings are really useful for individuals at excessive danger of lung most cancers (age 55-80, presently smoking or have stop inside final 15 years, and historical past of heavy smoking). The screening is a low-dose CT scan that takes a couple of minutes and isn’t painful. All screening sufferers will probably be inspired to share their outcomes with their main care doctor.
“Lung most cancers screening is a daily preventive well being examine, like a mammogram or a colonoscopy, and most of the people who get screened do not need most cancers,” mentioned Nicole Taylor, DO, of CRA Medical Imaging, in a information launch. “The low-dose CT checks your lungs if you are wholesome and appears for any adjustments from yr to yr. With that info we are able to intervene with any essential medical care as quickly as potential.”
The free screenings can even be obtainable on the similar time on the Hematology/Oncology Associates of CNY workplace at 5008 Brittonfield Parkway in East Syracuse.
Appointments are required. For extra info, or to schedule an appointment, name (315) 472-7504.
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