The Lung Cancer Screening Program is a collaborative effort by Princeton
Radiology and University Medical Center of Princeton (UMCP). The program is open to current and former smokers,
age 55 to 74, with a smoking history of at least 30 pack years—that
is, one pack per day for 30 years, two packs per day for 15 years, and
The screening program uses computed tomography (CT) scans in an attempt
to detect lung cancer at an early stage, when treatment can be more
A physician's order is required for the scan, ensuring that the results
and any necessary follow-up care are discussed with the patient's
physician and, if appropriate, a specialist who treats pulmonary
To help make lung cancer screenings more affordable and accessible, PHCS
makes these screenings available at no cost to patients who meet the
eligibility criteria to have lung cancer screening.
The scans are available at UMCP and Princeton Radiology locations in Princeton, Monroe, and Mercerville.
To schedule an appointment, please call 609.497.4040.