You wouldn’t think twice about keeping your car, boat or tractor
in ship shape. So why not do the same for your body? By having an annual
wellness exam, you reduce your risk of cancers and illnesses through early
Many health issues are preventable with regular screenings, early detection,
and treatment. Sounds like a no brainer, right? However, research shows
that men tend to make half as many visits to their primary care doctor
as women do – if they have doctor at all.
The country’s leading health organizations* recommend the following
annual screenings for men:
* Your 20’s: diabetes and skin cancer
* Your 30’s & 40’s: cholesterol, colon, diabetes and skin cancer
* Your 50’s & 60’s: prostate cancer
Updated Guidelines Information
In the past month, the American Cancer Society has updated guidelines for
two critical men's helath screneings: prostate and colon cancer. Learn
more about the
prostate screening guidelines and how Cortland Regional addresses these changes from expert urologist,
Dr. Mahmoud Chehab.
Dr. Adam Moskowitz, CRMC's expert gastroenterologist, recommends patients learn more
about the new guidelines at
American Cancer Society .
June is also Cataract Awareness Month
For the entire month,
Dr. Adam Miller will be offering FREE cataract screenings during regular business hours.
Call Cortland Regional Ophthalmology at (
607) 753-1017 to schedule your free screening today.
Primary Care you can trust
Let Cortland Regional be your connection to great health.
Providers in our
Family Medicine and
Internal Medicine practice are now accepting new patients.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (607) 753-9977
or (607) 753-1025.
* Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, American Cancer Society,
American Diabetes Association, American Thyroid Association and the US
Department of Health and Human Services.