Stanford Lung Cancer Screening Program

Part of Cancer Center

What We Offer You for Lung Cancer

Advances in Lung Cancer Treatment and Diagnosis from Stanford Health Care
Stanford Health Care lung cancer experts discuss changing demographics, risk factors, symptoms, and advances in diagnosis and treatment of lung cancer. Speakers include: Ann Leung, MD, Diagnostic Radiology Billy W. Loo, Jr., MD, PhD, DABR, Thorasic Radiation Oncology Joseph Shrager, MD, Cardiothoracic Surgery Heather Wakelee, MD, Oncology To learn more about lung cancer treatment options at Stanford: https://stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-conditions/cancer/lung-cancer.html Visit: https://stanfordhealthcare.org

We make accessing the Lung Cancer Screening Program easy and convenient.

Frequently Asked Questions

Lung Cancer Screening FAQs
Why is lung cancer screening recommended?
According to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), who should have lung cancer screening?
According to the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), who should have lung cancer screening?
Who should not have lung cancer screening?
Can the technologist see and hear me while the scanning is being performed?
Do I need to change out of my clothes for the screening?
While the scanning is being performed, do I need to make any special movements?
Is there a risk of radiation exposure?
Do I have to receive an intravenous (I.V.) contrast for the scan?
How do I schedule an appointment?

To schedule an appointment call 408-426-4900.

Considering Stanford
What insurance plans does Stanford Health Care accept?
Is financial assistance available?
What support resources are available to me?
First Appointment
What should I bring to my first appointment?
How do I send my medical record to SHC?
Can my family member or friend attend my appointment?
What is the best way to get all my questions answered during my appointment?
Current Patients
How do I pay my bill?

You have multiple options when it comes to paying your bill.

  • Online:
    • You can pay your bill in MyHealth or the MyHealth mobile app, our secure health information tool for patients
    • You can also pay as a guest without creating a login.
  • By mail:  
    • Stanford Health Care Hospital Payment Processing P.O. Box 740715, Los Angeles, CA 90074-0715
  • By calling a Customer Service Representative at 1-800-549-3720, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information about billing, visit our Billing page. 

Patient billing services at Stanford Health Care are provided by the billing office. To inquire about a bill that you received, please contact customer service: 

Stanford Hospital Billing
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
1-800-549-3720

What support resources are available to me?
How do I know if a Clinical Trial is right for me?
International Patients
I live overseas. How do I access Stanford care?

Please call +1 650-723-8561 or email IMS@stanfordhealthcare.org to get started. 

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