Lake Norman Regional Medical Center Offering Prostate Cancer Screenings

MOORESVILLE, NC (August 21, 2013) – Lake Norman Regional Medical Center will offer free prostate cancer screenings on Saturday, September 28, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center. The screenings will be conducted by urologists from Carolina Urology Partners as part of Prostate Cancer Awareness Month.

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer deaths among men in the United States, followed only by lung cancer. However, if detected in its early stages it can be successfully treated. The screening process is simple, requiring only a blood sample and a physical exam typically lasting less than five minutes.

For more information, or to make an appointment, please call 1-888-99LNRMC. The free screenings are a community service of Lake Norman Regional Medical Center and the physicians of Carolina Urology Partners.

About Lake Norman Regional Medical Center

Lake Norman Regional Medical Center offers comprehensive medical care to individuals throughout the greater Lake Norman region. Located just off I-77 at Exit 33, the Mooresville medical campus offers complete specialty services from 24-hour emergency medicine and maternity to oncology and advanced surgical services. For more information about the services offered at Lake Norman Regional Medical Center, please visit www.LNRMC.com.   

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*Facts sited from the American Cancer Society’s website, Cancer.org.