Updated: 05/03/2013 9:22 AM |
Created: 05/03/2013 9:07 AM
By: Joan Lucas
Because mammograms are a doctor’s best tool for detecting changes in your breasts, they are vital in assessing your total breast health. Here are few a tips from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to make getting a mammogram a little easier:
The Lovelace Women’s Hospital Breast Care Center is New Mexico’s only breast care center accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers for providing the highest level of quality care to its patients. Our team of breast health professionals will help you assess your risk of developing breast cancer, guide you through mammograms and clinical exams and teach you the proper method of breast self-examination. We also offer counseling, education and support programs.
For more information or to schedule a clinical breast exam or mammogram, call 505.727.6900 or visit our website.