Lung Screening

Massachusetts General Hospital offers a multidisciplinary approach to the detection and treatment of lung cancer. We use advanced imaging technology to screen for lung cancer among patients who meet the recommended criteria.


About this Program

Learn more about Lung Cancer treatment


  • Are you or someone you love eligible for lung screening?

    Lung Screening Eligibility

    Patients who meet specific criteria are eligible for an annual low-dose CT scan (LDCT) to screen for lung cancer. If lung cancer can be detected at earlier stages, it has the best chance of being cured.

  • Find out how early detection changed Bob's life

    Screening Leads to Early Detection for Lung Cancer

    As a former smoker, Bob McDonald knew that he might be at risk for lung cancer. But even after he was screened, he was still surprised by the results. Find out how early detection changed his life.

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