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Backus to offer free prostate cancer screenings

October 18, 2013

(Norwich, Conn.) – The William W. Backus Hospital will host a free prostate cancer screening clinic on Saturday, Nov. 9, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the hospital’s Ambulatory Medical Care Center, which is off the main lobby.

Appointments are required.  To register, call (860) 889-8331, ext.  6381.

Urologists Franklin Friedman, MD, and T. Casey McCullough, MD, both members of the Backus Medical Staff, will be performing the screenings.  Blood will be drawn for the PSA test.  Results will be ready in one week.