Preventive Screening

Take Charge of Your Health. Schedule a Screening.

South Shore Hospital’s Diagnostic Imaging Department offers the most advanced technology for preventive care, including 3D mammograms and lung cancer screenings. These important screenings can help diagnose cancer at its earliest stage, when it’s easier to treat.

Schedule a Mammogram Today

South Shore Hospital's mammography services are offered at two convenient locations—South Shore Hospital Outpatient Imaging and Women's Specialty Center and Cohasset Radiology.

Mammography appointments at both locations are available within days, offering morning, evening and Saturday appointments. Use this form to tell us what day and time works best for you, and we’ll call you back with appointment times that fit your schedule. Or, call us at 781-624-4090 to schedule your screening.

Get a Referral for Lung Cancer Screening Today

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer-related death in the United States. As with many other types of cancer, when found early, lung cancer can be highly curable.

All health plans cover lung cancer screening if you meet the following criteria:

  • Must be between 55-77 years old
  • Current smoker or quit within the past 15 years
  • Smoked a least one pack of cigarettes a day for 30+ years
  • No history of any cancer within the last five years
  • Document lung cancer screening counselor with your health care provider

If you fit the criteria for screening, ask your physician for a referral for a lung cancer screening at South Shore Hospital. Questions about the eligibility requirements? Request a call to talk to one of our imaging specialist or call 781-624-4368.


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