Columbus Regional Health offers lung screenings

Middle-aged couple on picnic blanket blowing bubbles together

Columbus Regional Health is pleased to offer low-dose CT scans of the chest for $49.

CT scans of the chest can detect lung cancer earlier when it is easier to treat. According to the American Cancer Society, those who could benefit from a screening are:

  • Ages 55 through 80 years old
  • Have a history of heavy smoking, and are either a current smoker of have quit within the past 15 years
  • Heavy smoking means a smoking history of 1 pack a day for 30 years or 2 packs a day for 15 years

Call us at 812-376-1000 to schedule a quick checkup.

Screenings are conducted at Columbus Diagnostic Imaging.

Don't take your breath for granted. Let us give your lungs quick checkup to ensure you can keep being a kid at heart!

Need Help Quitting Tobacco?

For free help, call 1-800-QUIT-NOW

This FREE telephone-based resource is available to all Hoosiers 18 years and older. Simply call 1-800-QUIT-NOW or 1-800-784-8669 from 8 a.m. to 3 a.m., 7 days a week or visit the QUIT NOW website for more information.

Enroll in a community smoking cessation class.

CRH offers group tobacco cessation classes for adults 18 years and older. Each class session meets one night a week for 8 weeks. $35 covers the cost of the program. To enroll call 1-800-699-1019 or email healthycommunities@crh.org.

Related Articles

Am I At Risk For Lung Cancer?
You Can Control Your Asthma
What Happens If I Am Diagnosed With Cancer?

Related Pages

Lung Institute at Columbus Regional Health
Columbus Diagnostic Imaging

Healthy
T
omorrow
    • Swim plugs can keep the water out of your ears

    Protect Your Ears from Loud Sounds and Water

    by Andrew Laker | Jul 18, 2017
    Exposure to loud sounds whether from music, machinery, power tools, or guns can cause permanent hearing loss and in most cases is preventable. For those with ear tubes or ears that are sensitive to water, swim plugs will keep the water out.
    Full story