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Lung Cancer Screening Program

lung cancer screening in Brooklyn, ny

TBHC's Lung Cancer Screening Program is designed to catch lung cancer early when it is most treatable

Are you eligible for the screening? 
(All must apply.)

* Age 50 to 77 years old

* No lung cancer symptoms such as blood in sputum or weight loss

* Current smoker or quit smoking only within the past 15 years

* At least a 20 pack-year smoking history

* Shared decision making visit with referring provider

Please speak to your doctor to see if you qualify for this screening.


Important Facts to Know About Lung Cancer:

* Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the United States.

* It kills twice as many women as breast cancer and three times as many men as prostate cancer.

* Early detection of lung cancer can improve prognosis and reduce mortality rates for patients with a high risk of lung cancer.

* Stage 1 lung cancer is 80% to 85% curable when treated.


Contact and Location

Body Imaging
The Brooklyn Hospital Center
121 DeKalb Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11201