Prevention & Education

When you are equipped with knowledge about your potential cancer risk, you can make informed decisions about prevention, early detection strategies, and available treatments. Many preventive options include basic lifestyle choices such as diet, physical activity, and avoidance of certain habits.  

Meridian Cancer Care Offers the Full Continuum of Care

Featuring Mark Krasna, M.D., Medical Director, Meridian Cancer Care

 

Screenings and Educational Events

Meridian Cancer Care provides a range of services to foster cancer prevention and early detection from wellness programs and screenings to lectures and seminars from cancer experts. To learn more about upcoming events, call 1-800-560-9990 or visit our online event calendar.

The following screenings are available – skin, colorectal, lung, breast.

Mammogram Reminder

Early detection is the best defense to breast cancer. Sign-up to receive a free yearly mammogram e-mail reminder. 
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State-of-the-Art Diagnostics

Meridian Cancer Care provides specialists with the most sophisticated technology and equipment available to detect all cancer types including:

  • Mammography
  • MRI
  • Ultrasound
  • CT Scan
  • PET/CT
  • High Resolution SPECT Imaging
  • SuperDimension inReach Electromagnetic Navigation Bronchoscopy

Renowned Medical Library

Our medical library offers services recognized by many outside organizations for its resources, including a free and unique service for you. Specifically, the Booker Health Sciences Library provides you with answers to health questions based on research. Simply call or email the library your health question. In response, the library staff will put together a packet of scientifically-based information with references and mail it to your home, free of charge.

Main Number: 732-776-4265

Email: JSUMClibrary@meridianhealth.com

Wellness Resources

    • Cancer Health Library

      Cancer Health Library

      With information on everything from nutrition to genetics, a wealth of information awaits patients, survivors and their families here.

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    • Take a Vacation from Cancer

      Take a Vacation from Cancer

      From time to time, you may benefit from taking a respite from your cancer diagnosis, even if you can't leave your illness completely behind.

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    • Nutrition and Cancer Quiz

      Nutrition and Cancer Quiz

      What effect does diet have on your risk for cancer? Find out by taking this quiz, based in part on information from the American Cancer Society.

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Related Services

    • CyberKnife

      CyberKnife Center

      The precision of the CyberKnife treatments reduce patients' radiation therapy sessions from as many as 40 to 5 or less.

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    • Diagnostic Imaging

      Diagnostic Imaging

      Our imaging procedures use advanced imaging technology subject to stringent regulatory standards.

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    • Surgery

      Surgery

      Meridian Health’s surgical teams of anesthesiologists, registered nurses and board certified, fellowship-trained surgeons work in state-of-the-art operating rooms.

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