Area hospital to offer prostate screens

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

GREENCASTLE -- Putnam County Hospital will offer prostate screens for area men Thursday, Nov. 10, at the hospital.

The screening is an annual event sponsored by the Putnam County Hospital Cancer Center.

There is no charge for the physician exam. However, a $10 laboratory fee will be collected for the PSA blood test. The screenings will be conducted by appointment only. To schedule a screening, contact the Cancer Center at 765-655-2581.

The screens will take place from 9 a.m.-noon, with Dr. Pravin Patel and Dr. Robert Nelsoon from 5-7 p.m., with Dr. Brian Downen in the Outpatient Specialty Clinic on the first floor of the hospital.

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