Cancer Screening, Prevention, and Early Detection

Preventing Cancers and Finding Them Earlier

Many of the most common cancers today can be found in their early, most curable stages through the use of screening tests. We also know that people can reduce the risk of several cancers with changes to their lifestyle, including achieving a healthy weight, avoiding tobacco products, using sunscreen, and getting vaccinated against HPV. At NewYork-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital, we are committed to cancer screening and prevention by offering:

Our Cancer Center professionals are leaders in state and national initiatives to educate our professional colleagues and the community about these cancer screening, prevention, and early detection opportunities. Many of our providers also engage with local schools and community organizations to raise awareness about ways to prevent cancer or reduce your risk, and to provide education about the benefits of early detection through screening.