Call 1.833.727.3362 now to schedule a low-dose CT lung scan at a CHI Saint Joseph Health location near you.
Kentucky has the highest rate of lung cancer in the country, claiming more than 10,000 lives every year. Lung cancer symptoms usually don’t appear until the disease has advanced, which is why a lung cancer screening can play an important role in fighting this disease.
CHI Saint Joseph Health offers a low-dose CT scan to catch the disease in its earliest stages, before symptoms show. Early detection means more treatment options and better survival rates. In fact, the screening has proven to reduce the risk of death by up to 20 percent.
During this simple test, the CT scanner uses low doses of radiation to make detailed pictures of the lung. The scan provides incredibly detailed pictures to help our physicians detect tumors, and offers a variety of benefits for patients at high-risk of lung cancer:
And, you can find peace of mind knowing that CHI Saint Joseph Health has earned national recognition as a Lung Cancer Screening Center of Excellence by the Lung Cancer Alliance. That means we offer the most effective CT imaging technology available, plus the highest standards of patient safety and care.
Should we find anything abnormal, our dedicated team will arrange follow-up testing and, if needed, work closely with you to create a personalized cancer treatment plan to help return you to good health.
You may be eligible for a low-dose CT scan if you:
If that sounds like you, don’t put off this potentially life-saving test any longer. Call 1.833.727.3362 to schedule your screening today.
For referring providers, please see the CT Lung Screening Physician Information.