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What to Expect from Cancer Screenings

Jan 30, 2020

Cancer screenings are used as a preventative measure and to detect cancer in people who have no symptoms. Following recommendations from your doctor for cancer screenings can save your life. Often, when cancers are caught early, patients have a better chance of making a full recovery. 


At Peconic Bay Medical Center, we take cancer screenings very seriously because we know they save lives. The screenings we offer are part of the high-quality health care we offer our patients. There are many reasons why screenings make sense. Whether you have a personal history with cancer or a family history, you can count on the team of medical professionals at Peconic Bay Medical Center for exceptional care. We’re here to answer your questions, calm your fears, and guide you through the screening process. Our cancer screenings are covered by most insurance, and uninsured patients may be eligible for free screenings. To learn more about cancer screenings and the other health care services we offer, and for a list of our locations, visit us online at