Patients deserve the best diagnostic testing to accurately identify, stage and determine treatment for all cancers.
We have the most up-to-date diagnostic services and sophisticated technologies, at convenient locations. Our cancer specialists excel at evaluating test results to reach a precise diagnosis and plan effective treatment.
Our advanced equipment provides detailed analysis for evaluation. While some testing, such as blood tests, may be similar for many cancers, each disease is diagnosed through specialized tests. See Cancers We Treat to learn about tests for specific cancers. Physical examination and discussion are also important in making a diagnosis.
Types of Cancer Tests
Among the tests we conduct: ultrasound, including EBUS (endobronchial ultrasound); CT (computed tomography), PET (positron emission tomography), MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) and bone scans; mammogram; IVP (intravenous pyelogram); endoscopic exams; angiogram; sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy; ERCP (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography); ECC (colposcopy and endocervical curettage); PSA (prostate-specific antigen) test; nuclear medicine studies; x-rays and biopsies.
Diagnostic testing is available at convenient Abington Health locations throughout the area. Mammography and other breast testing available at the Mary T. Sachs Breast Center at Abington Health Center – Schilling in Willow Grove, at Lansdale Hospital and Abington Health Center – Warminster.