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CT lung cancer screening is currently offered at the following medical centers and Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center locations. Physician referral is required.
Fort Worth1400 8th Ave.Fort Worth, TX 76104817.922.2222.Learn More
Dallas3410 Worth St.Dallas, TX 75246214.818.2770Learn More
Irving1901 N. MacArthur Blvd.Irving, TX 75061972.579.4333Learn More
Plano4700 Alliance Blvd.Plano, TX 75093469.814.4417Learn More
Carrollton4343 N. Josey Lane
Carrollton, TX 75010
2300 Marie Curie Blvd.
Garland, TX 75042
1650 W. College St.
Grapevine, TX 76051
McKinney5252 W. University Blvd. McKinney, TX 75071469.764.2400Learn More
Waxahachie 2400 N. I-35 E.Waxahachie, TX 75165469.843.5195Learn More
People who are at high risk for lung cancer can take advantage of a new lung cancer screening program now offered at Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center locations.
According to the American Cancer Society, lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death, more than breast, prostate, colon and pancreatic cancers – combined.
A study conducted by the National Cancer Institute proved that screening people at high risk of lung cancer with low-dose CT scans reduced mortality from lung cancer by 20 percent. This study estimates that early detection and treatment of lung cancer could save more than 70,000 lives a year.
Baylor Charles A. Sammons Cancer Center's lung cancer screening program offers those at high risk of lung cancer the opportunity to screen and diagnose lung cancer before symptoms develop through use of a low-dose computed tomography (CT) scan.
For Medicare to cover this screening annually, patients should:
Ask your doctor if you qualify for the lung cancer screening; a physician’s order is required. If you need a physician, call 1.800.4BAYLOR or click here.
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