Baptist Health Imaging Centers Offer Saturday Lung Cancer Screenings

Lung Cancer Screenings

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Baptist Health is offering special appointment times for patients who qualify for low-dose computed tomography (CT) screenings. 

The following Baptist Health Imaging Centers are scheduling lung cancer screening appointments Saturday, Nov. 11, from 8 a.m. to noon: 

  • Baptist Health Imaging Center-Kanis, 9101 Kanis Road, Suite 100, Little Rock, (501) 202-4020
  • Baptist Health Imaging Center-North Little Rock, 3600 Springhill Drive, North Little Rock, (501) 202-6999
  • Baptist Health Medical Center-Conway, 1555 Exchange Ave., Conway, (501) 585-2000 
  • Baptist Health Imaging Center-Fort Smith, 1500 Dodson Ave., Ste. 130, Fort Smith, (479) 709-7404
  • Baptist Health Medical Center-Heber Springs, 1800 Bypass Road, Heber Springs, (501) 887-3000
  • Baptist Health Imaging Center-Saline County, 829 West Carpenter St., Benton, (501) 776-2006

Arkansas is among the worst states for several lung cancer measures, including a higher rate of new lung cancer cases, lower survival rates and lower surgical treatment rates compared to other states, according to the American Lung Association. Lung cancer screening with annual low-dose CT scans for those at high risk can reduce the lung cancer death rate by up to 20%. It is recommended Adults aged 50 to 80 years who have a 20 pack-year smoking history and currently smoke or have quit within the past 15 years. 

For more information or to schedule an appointment for a lung cancer screening, reach out to a Baptist Health Imaging Center near you or call 1-888-BAPTIST.  


About Baptist Health

For more than a century, Baptist Health has delivered all our best in health care through Christian compassion and innovative services. Baptist Health, Arkansas’ most comprehensive health care organization, is here For You. For Life. – with more than 250 points of access that include 11 hospitals; urgent care centers; a senior living community; over 100 primary and specialty care clinics; a college with studies in nursing and allied health; and a graduate residency program. It is also the largest private not-for-profit health care organization based in Arkansas, providing care through the support of approximately 11,000 employees, groundbreaking treatments, renowned physicians and community outreach programs. For more information about Baptist Health, visit, call Baptist Health HealthLine at 1-888-BAPTIST or download the myBaptistHealth app