Learn more about Fairview's women's health services. A mammogram is the first line of defense against breast cancer. You may be able to feel a breast lump that is about the size of a quarter, but a mammogram can often find a lump as small as a pencil eraser. A mammogram can also help your doctor evaluate your overall breast health.
At St. By continuously offering compassionate care combined with the most advanced equipment available. Breast imaging specialist and interventional radiologists work hand in hand daily with breast surgeons, oncologists, radiation oncologists, OBGYNs, family practitioners, and more. An optional service for mammography patients, tomosynthesis can offer better visualization for radiologists who are helping certain groups of patients— particularly those with dense breasts. This improvement in visualization can result in fewer callbacks and, thus, less anxiety for patients.
Our mission at the Alice Viola Breast Center of Our Lady Fatima Hospital is to provide you with the highest quality breast imaging services in a quiet and comfortable atmosphere. All breast imaging is performed with state of the art equipment, and interpreted by experienced and dedicated board-certified radiologists, who have additional subspecialty training in breast imaging. Our Radiologists: A Radiologist is the physician who interprets your images, makes recommendations, answers your questions, and performs your breast procedure, as needed. Click on the name of each Radiologist to learn more.
Partnering with St. Research shows that the more you do something, the better you get. From diagnosis to treatment and beyond, you deserve the peace of mind that comes from knowing the physicians standing at your side are among the most experienced leaders in the field. Our care team works together to provide the most efficient and effective breast care which is why we are recognized for the highest level of performance for breast cancer treatment.