Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States and worldwide. Approximately 85 percent of lung cancer occurs in current or former cigarette smokers. When detected early, lung cancer can be treated with greater success. In 15 to 30 percent of cases, lung cancer has spread outside of the lung by the time it has been detected, reducing chances for survival.
Regular lung cancer screening saves lives.
Ask your doctor or call (585) 922-XRAY (9729) to schedule an appointment.
Patients at high risk of lung cancer meet the following criteria:
Most scans are covered by insurance. Consult your carrier to determine your individual coverage and gain authorization.
If you think you should be screened for lung cancer, talk to your doctor or call (585) 922-XRAY (9729).