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Forzani & MacPhail Colon Cancer Screening Centre

Our Centre

The aim of the Forzani MacPhail Colon Cancer Screening Centre (the CCSC) is to reduce the incidence of and the risk of dying from colon cancer, a devastating disease that results in the death of approximately 9,000 Canadians every year.

This commitment to expanded screening capacity in the Calgary zone underlines what we now know about this disease - it can be effectively prevented and treated when it is detected through screening in its earliest stages.

The CCSC is the only publicly funded facility dedicated to colon cancer screening in Canada.

Vision and Mission

The CCSC was developed to support the colon cancer screening needs of the residents of Calgary and surrounding areas.

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Team of Experts

CCSC is operated by a dedicated team of AHS staff including doctors, nurses and administrative staff who provide high quality colon cancer screening services.

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Centre Facilities and Location

Located in the Teaching, Research and Wellness Building at the Foothills Medical Centre, CCSC occupies 23,000 square feet.

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Quality Assurance

CCSC staff, including doctors, nurses and administrative staff, are dedicated to providing high quality colon cancer screening services.

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CCSC Patient Success Stories

Since 2008, the CCSC has performed thousands of colonoscopies. Find out more about the Calgarians CCSC has helped.

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Employment Opportunities

CCSC offers the best in technology and facilities. CCSC is also committed to advancing public and medical education and awareness surrounding colon cancer screening and prevention.

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