Lung Cancer Screening

Early detection of lung cancer is the most powerful way to reduce the risk of death from this disease. A lung screening CT scan can find lung cancer before symptoms develop and the cancer spreads.

Vanderbilt’s Lung Cancer Screening Program offers yearly lung screening computed tomography (CT) scans for patients who are at high risk of lung cancer because of age and/or smoking history. 

What Is Your Risk for Lung Cancer?

To determine your individual risk for lung cancer, and if you’re a candidate for lung screening, take our assessment.

Why Choose Lung Cancer Screening at Vanderbilt

  • Skilled clinicians

    Having gone through specialized training, our radiologists, nurse practitioners and technologists provide expert and compassionate care.

  • Collaborative care

    We’ll send your imaging results to your doctor within two business days after your test. If lung cancer is discovered, we’ll work with your doctor and lung experts so you can quickly get a treatment plan tailored to your needs.

  • Convenient care

    So that you can access imaging services closer to home, we have multiple radiology locations throughout the greater Nashville area. 

  • Latest technology

    Our doctors use the latest tools and equipment to provide an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment plan for you. In many cases, you may have access to treatments and techniques that aren’t available at other hospitals.

  • Safety

    Your safety is a top priority. That’s why we’re committed to minimizing your exposure to radiation while also providing high-quality images that help guide your treatment plan.
     

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:

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    Lung screening
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    Follow-up care
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    Shared decision making with a nurse practitioner
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    Smoking cessation counseling

Locations (4)

2009 Mallory Lane, Suite 150
Franklin, TN 37067
Today's hours:8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
1909 Acklen Avenue
Nashville, TN 37212
Today's hours:8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 23300
Nashville, TN 37204
Today's hours:8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
5421 Main St.
Spring Hill, TN 37174
Today's hours:8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.