Touro Infirmary Entrance

Low Does Cat-Scan Lung Cancer Screening

Are you a current or former smoker between the ages of 55 and 80?
A lung cancer screening could save your life.

Touro Infirmary is now offering Low-Dose CAT Scan Screenings for the early detection of lung cancer in high risk patients. A screening can catch lung cancer early, before symptoms start.

Ask your doctor if you should be screened.

Lung Cancer Screening Criteria:

  • Current or former smoker
  • Adult ages 55 to 80
  • No symptoms for lung cancer
    • No shortness of breath
    • No unusual or persistent chest/back pain
    • No coughing up blood

Covered by Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurances for qualified patients.
*Physicians order and authorization are required.

Questions? Please contact the Touro Scheduling Department at 504.897.8885

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