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At John Muir Health, we know there is nothing routine about screening for and treating changes in your breast. That’s why we offer comprehensive Breast Health Services giving you personalized care for screening, diagnosis, treatment and recovery. We bring together advanced screening and diagnostic tools, the latest treatment techniques, and a variety of support services and educational resources so that you can make an informed decision about your treatment choices.
Clinical Minutes: 3D Tomosynthesis Mammography
Linda Womack, John Muir Health Imaging Service Line Director, explains 3D Tomosynthesis Mammography and outlines the patient benefit.
Margo Thelander, MS, also discusses the primary care providers role as the gate keeper, for patient risk assessment and prevention of disease.
Charleen Kim, MD, discusses the most common type of cancer in women, breast cancer.
Clinical Minutes: Breast Cancer Screening
Deborah Kerlin, MD, Surgeon, Medical Director Breast Health Services, discusses the importance of early detection in the treatment of breast cancer.
Physician News: Comprehensive Breast Center With 3-D Imaging Opens at 133 La Casa Via
Over the weekend of March 12 - 14, 2016, The Medical Imaging staff moved its Walnut Creek mammography services from 1656 North California Boulevard into the new Breast Center located at 133 La Casa Via.
Physician News: Breast Health Services at John Muir Health
John Muir Health’s Breast Health Services has long prided itself on its advanced, multidisciplinary approach to breast cancer, as well as a very personalized focus on each patient.
Physician News: Breast Health Services, Every Woman Counts Program Emphasizes the Undeserved
The Every Woman Counts program, is aimed at making sure every woman in our community has access to needed breast health services.
Physcian News: Breast Health Services Update
Breast Health Services brings together specialized team, providing comprehensive screening and diagnostic capabilities, advanced treatment for breast cancer, surveillance for high risk individuals, rehabilitation, survivorship and routine breast care.
At John Muir Health, we know there is nothing routine about screening for and treating changes in your breast.
Breast Imaging: 3D Mammography Arrives at John Muir Health
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT), also known as 3-D mammography, is a breakthrough in imaging that provides a clearer, more accurate view compared to digital mammography alone.