San Jose Breast Cancer Screening
We can provide the following screening services:
- Breast ultrasound
- Breast MRI
- Stereotactic breast biopsy
It is important to understand that even if an abnormality is found using
any of these technologies, it does not automatically translate to a cancer
diagnosis. That is why ongoing communication between you, your physician,
or one of our oncology experts is essential to successful breast cancer
Effective Treatments for Breast Cancer
Early detection is key to help the effectiveness of treating potential
cancer, such as mammograms, breast exams, and your own at-home self-examinations.
Other methods of treatment might include:
- Advanced hormone therapy
- Breast reconstruction
- 3-D Breast Digital Imaging
At Good Samaritan Hospital, you can turn to our award-winning team to work
closely with you through your fight with breast cancer. Not only do we
care to give you the finest treatment possible, we aim to do so with the
latest advancements in breast cancer treatment, like 3-D breast digital
imaging. We have physicians who have received training on 3-D breast digital
imaging and have been educated on operating the machines at top institutions.
This technology plays a crucial role in detecting and fighting breast cancer.
Contact Our Award-Winning Team
Good Samaritan Hospital is accredited as a Comprehensive Community Cancer
Center by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (ACoS
CoC). Fewer than 25 percent of the nation's hospitals qualify for
this distinction that requires meeting stringent standards of care.
Our hospital is a four-time recipient of the outstanding achievement award
from the ACoS CoC. We are one of only 10 hospitals in the country that
have received this esteemed award in four consecutive surveys.
To Schedule a mammogram call (855) 495-1753. Or if you would like to get
in touch with our Cancer Center Referral & Health Information Line,
call (855) 422-2472.