MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute is committed to providing the care you need in an appropriate and safe setting. We continue to focus on providing a safe, clean, and secure environment for you to receive your care. Learn more about our safety practices here.
Lung cancer is among the most common cancers in the U.S. Catching it early is key to successful treatment. Our expert medical teams can determine if you’re at high risk and qualify for a screening that’s often covered by insurance. This quick, non-invasive scan can provide valuable — and even lifesaving — information about your health.
decrease in lung cancer deaths from early detection scans.*
*National Lung Screening Trial
Only 4.4% of individuals eligible for lung cancer screening actually receive one.**
of lung cancers are found at a later stage without screening.***
A screening might be the right choice if all of the following apply to you.
- Mike Baroody
Mary and Mike Baroody share their inspiring and lifesaving journey to better lung health through annual screenings.
This video was selected prior to the COVID-19 pandemic. All patients and providers are expected to follow the current MedStar Health guidelines for safety including proper masking and physical distancing where appropriate. Learn more at MedStarHealth.org/Safe.
We’re focused on helping you live a longer, healthier life.
Multiple locations and flexible appointment times.
If you require follow-up care, nationally-renowned specialists from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center are here to help. Together, we will go through a shared decision-making process that considers all treatment options with compassion.
We offer tobacco cessation and other programs like genetic counseling for those at high risk.