Baptist Health-Fort Smith opens doors for weekend lung cancer screenings

Dr. Daniel Schroyer, medical director at Baptist Health Radiation Oncology-Fort Smith, participates in an interview, Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2023, at the hospital in Fort Smith. Baptist Health Radiation Oncology-Fort Smith will be offering special appointment times on Saturday for lung cancer screenings as part of an initiative across Baptist Health. November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month and Nov. 11 is National Lung Cancer Screening Day. Visit for today's photo gallery. (River Valley Democrat-Gazette/Hank Layton)

FORT SMITH -- River Valley residents will have the opportunity to get screened for lung cancer this weekend at special appointment times as part of Lung Cancer Awareness Month.