The Center for Breast Imaging and Diagnosis
We are pleased to announce the opening of the new Center for Breast Imaging
and Diagnosis at St. Joseph Hospital. Designated as a Breast Imaging Center
of Excellence by the American College of Radiology, the Center provides
screening and diagnostic services throughout a woman's life.
The new Imaging Center expands services offered through The Center for
Cancer Prevention and Treatment (CCPT) at St. Joseph Hospital. The advanced
imaging and diagnostic technology enables our dedicated breast radiologists
to find cancer in its earliest, most treatable stage. Should further treatment
be required, patients have access to the CCPT's team of expert breast
surgeons, oncologists and support staff. Our specialized focus and team
approach ensures the best possible outcome for our patients.
Equally important is our continued emphasis on patient dignity and comfort.
From the soothing colors to spacious exam rooms and private consultation
rooms, our new center reflects our value of Dignity in a compassionate,
The National Cancer Institute estimates that one in eight women will be
diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Mammography is a simple,
yet lifesaving test. We encourage every woman over 40 to make this important
investment in her health and well-being, for herself and her loved ones.
For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call (714) 734-6282.