Tag Archives: Breast Care

When to Go to the Gynecologist

Okay, ladies. We know that none of you really look forward to visiting the gynecologist. But, we also know that it’s really important that you do. Beyond getting your annual pap smear, which checks for cervical cancer, a regular gynecologist visit can also take care of many women’s health concerns like breast lumps and sexually [...]

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St. Mark’s Women’s Diagnostic Center Earns the Breast Imaging Center of Excellence Designation

Congratulations are in order! The Women’s Diagnostic Center at St. Mark’s Hospital has been designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR)! We always knew they were excellent, but we like making it official. The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation is awarded to breast imaging centers [...]

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St. Mark’s Center for Breast Care

One in eight American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Early detection is paramount in order to successfully treat breast cancer and other breast diseases. All women should perform self-examinations regularly and consult a physician right away if they feel anything abnormal. For women over the age of 50, regular mammograms [...]

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