Cancer Prevention

Screening Schedules

Along with good nutrition and exercise, getting regular screening tests is one of the most important steps towards preventing and treating cancer. Most cancers have the best chance of a cure when they are caught early, before they have time to grow or metastasize and spread throughout the body.

Screening Schedule for Men:

Prostate Cancer:

Colorectal Cancer:

Screening Schedule for Women:

Breast Cancer:

Colorectal Cancer:

Cervical Cancer:

The American Cancer Society recommends that all women who have reached the age of 18 and who have been sexually active have a Pap smear and pelvic exam every year. After three or more normal exams, the Pap smear may be performed less frequently at your doctor's discretion.