Breast Care Center
Key Personnel: Coordinator,
Mammogram Scheduling, 798-5723
Main Office and General Information, 798-6161 option 3
Vestal Imaging, 754-6043
Hours: Breast Imaging: 7:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Clinical Evaluations: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Location: Main Floor, DePaul Pavilion
The Breast Care Center is the area's only comprehensive breast center. The services offered include:
Diagnostic Imaging of the Breast:
- On-site radiologists
- Video and audio tapes
- Breast care and breast cancer resources
- Lending library
Diagnosis and Treatment of Breast Disorders:
- One full time nurse practitioner (triage)
- Two full-time surgeons
- Two part-time nurse practitioners
- On-site breast biopsies
- Stereotactic mammotome
- Surgical biopsies
- Ultrasound-guided biopsies
- Lymphedema program
The Breast Care Center is a member of the Breast/Cervical Southern Tier Cancer Services Partnership, which offers free/low-cost mammograms and pap smears for uninsured women 18 years and older. A sliding scale fee is available for the income eligible.
Vestal Imaging, located in the same building as Vestal Medical Associates, provides mammograms and walk-in x-rays.
Patients may self refer or be provider referred. Breast Center providers are available to follow diagnostic cases until stable and to follow high-risk cases.