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Lung Screening Center of Excellence

Crozer-Keystone offers six Centers of Excellence for Lung Cancer Screening.

Crozer-Keystone offers six
Centers of Excellence for Lung
Cancer Screenings
. Appointments:
Call 1-866-5-CK-XRAY

Lung cancer is the number one cause of cancer deaths in the United States for both men and women and 85 percent of these deaths can be attributed to smoking. Delaware County has the third-highest lung cancer rates of any county in the state.

Crozer-Keystone Health System offers a Lung Screening Program using low-dose CT scans. The program follows the high risk inclusion criteria as established by the National Lung Cancer Screening Trial.

Results of a recent landmark National Lung Screening Trial, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, show that screenings with a low-dose CT scan can detect lung tumors early and reduce the lung cancer mortality rate by 20 percent for smokers.

Access important information about Crozer-Keystone's Lung Screening Program

On CBS3 Philly: Dr. Stacey Su Weighs in on the Importance of Lung Cancer Screenings

Stacey Su, M.D., discusses the expected surge of lung cancer screenings with Stephanie Stahl, CBS3 reporter, with the announcement of proposed coverage by Medicare and Medicaid.

In Main Line Today: Ron Goryl, Retired Pennsylvania State Police Officer, Gets Lung Screening, Beats Lung Cancer

Read how a lung cancer screening and quick surgical followup helped 72-year-old Ron Goryl, a long-time smoker and retired Pennsylvania State Police officer, get a clean bill of health. Thanks to Crozer-Keystone's Lung Cancer Screening Program and Dr. Stacey Su's expertise in treating lung cancer, Ron did not have to undergo chemotherapy. Read about his story in Main Line Today.