At Dignity Health, we strive to provide the tools for a healthy and vibrant life for every woman. Our team of dedicated medical professionals want to partner with you to achieve and maintain your best breast health.
Every year, about 230,000 women in the US find out they have breast cancer. We know that early detection is your best defense against the deadliest form of cancer for women. That’s why Dignity Health’s breast health services provide screening and diagnostic procedures for breast cancer, as well as other breast conditions.
Concerned about what breast cancer statistics may mean for you? Find a Doctor at Dignity Health, and have an important conversation about your breast health in the Bay Area.
Why You May Need Breast Health Services
Your doctor may refer you to breast health services for:
- Diagnosis of breast irregularities found during a breast exam
- Follow-up of a previous abnormal breast screening
- Screening for breast cancer with no symptoms
- Tracking the growth of breast lumps or other breast changes
Breast Health at Dignity Health
At Dignity Health, breast health services include the following:
- Breast cancer prevention, including risk assessment and genetic testing
- Breast self examination instruction
- 3-D mammogram
- Breast ultrasound
- Breast MRI
- Breast biopsy
- Radiation and medical oncology services
- Surgical consultation
Know What to Expect
Your Dignity Health doctor will tailor your breast health services to meet your individual needs. The type and frequency of services will depend on your specific risks for breast cancer and other breast conditions.
Our medical professionals at Dignity Health are dedicated to treating the whole person, not just the condition. Learn more about our women’s health services and make an appointment with one of our specialists today. Dignity Health provides many life-sustaining services to our patients, including breast health, in San Francisco, Santa Cruz, and Redwood City.