Lung Cancer Screening

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among both men and women. A low-dose CT scan (CAT scan) is one way to find the cancer in its earliest stages while it is still treatable. Schedule a lung screening today for $99*.

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Eligibility for Lung Screening

You are eligible for screening if you:

  • Are 55 to 77 years old
  • Currently smoke or quit smoking within the last 15 years 
  • Have a 30 pack-year smoking history (one pack per day times 30 years, or its equivalent)
  • Are in generally good health so you can receive treatment, if needed

Or you are eligible for screening if you:

  • Are 50+ years old
  • Have a 20 pack-year smoking history (one pack per day times 20 years, or its equivalent)
  • Have one of the following: lung disease history, family history of lung cancer, radon exposure or other occupational exposure to known cancer-causing chemicals

If you aren't eligible for lung cancer screening but want to discuss your risk for lung cancer, please contact us at 954-265-4325.

Our Locations

We offer lung screenings at several locations in Broward County:

Each location is designated by the American College of Radiology as a Lung Cancer Screening Center.

Why Get Screened at Memorial

  • Easy access to appointments at one of our three locations in Broward County
  • The CT scan is painless and takes less than 10 minutes to complete
  • Our dedicated patient navigator and nurse practitioner are available to answer questions and offer support after the scan

Smoking Cessation Classes

If you currently smoke and are interested in quitting, we can help. We offer free smoking cessation classes at several locations in Broward County. See our upcoming classes.

 


*Valid through December 31, 2019. Check with your insurer to find out if your health plan covers the copay and/or deductible for a CT lung cancer screening. If insurance or other healthcare payor does not cover the CT lung screening or does not apply, then you can have this procedure at the $99 rate. Payment must be made in advance. Price includes the performance and interpretation of the exam. Patients must have a prescription for the procedure. The invoiced amount may constitute a net discount. If patient is a Medicare or other federal healthcare program beneficiary, patient may be obligated to report this discount to the program upon request. The patient and any other person responsible for payment has the right to refuse to pay, cancel payment or be reimbursed for payment for any other service, examination, or treatment that is performed as a result of and within 72 hours of responding to this advertisement for the free, discounted fee, or reduced fee service, examination, or treatment. Other conditions may apply.