The fellowship will include up to date aspects of Breast Imaging and Intervention including mammography, breast ultrasound performance and interpretation, breast MRI, stereotactic and ultrasound guided core breast biopsies, galactography, wire localizations and DEXA bone densitometry. The fellow would also have the opportunity to perform breast sentinel node injections at our nearby Germantown Outpatient Radiology Center. We are equipped with five Hologic Selenia digital mammography units, five GE Logic 9 ultrasound units, and one Lorad stereotactic biopsy unit.
The U. Food and Drug Administration consider this technology to be a significant advancement for diagnosing breast cancer. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women, exceeded only by lung cancer.
The Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center provides a full suite of extensive services for the management of breast health from screening and wellness to diagnostic and treatments. We are a team of experienced and respected breast surgeons, advanced practitioners, breast radiologistsa preventative high risk program under one roof with distinguished medical and radiation oncologist, clinical research and patient care support services. Click here to complete a short, secure questionnaire that includes a document upload for physician notes and image reports.
Annual Case Load. Methodist Medical Center is a bed regional medical center that serves an area of overpeople. Doctors trained in more than 30 specialties ranging from open heart and neurosurgery to orthopedics and oncology services provide care. This staff represents one of the highest percentages of board-certified physicians in the region.
Jenna has been active with ACT since its formation. Tracy Faira unit secretary and union steward at Methodist was also in attendance. We were a deafening force.
It is a bed major teaching and referral facility with nationally renowned medical education and residency programs alongside our Level 1 Trauma Center and expert-level treatments. This modern teaching and comprehensive acute care hospital serves southwest Dallas County. The bed, four-story Methodist Richardson Medical Center offers enhanced healthcare services to residents in Dallas and Collin counties.
Thompson Cancer Survival Center at Methodist offers a high level of cancer care, including state-of-the-art treatments and wellness services designed to care for the whole patient. People diagnosed with cancer typically enter treatment through physician referral to an appropriate specialist on our staff. For many patients, treatment includes surgery, radiation therapy, and chemotherapy.
ACR Center of Excellence accreditation is considered the gold seal for imaging procedures, and confirms that women receiving their mammograms and breast sonograms at NYPBMH's Department of Radiology are being treated with the highest level of care. An ACR Center of Excellence designation is determined through a peer-review evaluating the women's imaging center. Safety and radiation dosage are also assessed.
The new Breast Center consolidates the services of the previously separate Methodist Breast Center and The West Clinic Comprehensive Breast Center into an integrated program for the complete management of breast health and wellness. The new Breast Center collaboration has a full suite of comprehensive services for the total management of breast health, including the most advanced imaging and diagnostic services such as digital breast tomosynthesis, or 3-dimensional mammography. In addition to the highest quality imaging available, patients at the Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center also have access to complete diagnostic and treatment needs to evaluate and treat a vast array of both benign and malignant breast diseases and conditions.