Breast Cancer Treatment at Medical City Dallas Breast Center
The Breast Center at Medical City Dallas offers all the services our patients need for breast health and breast cancer screening, diagnosis, education and treatment in one coordinated program. Accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), the center offers an enhanced level of care with a comprehensive team assembled just for you.
Focusing exclusively on breast health, our team includes dedicated breast imagers, breast surgeons, plastic surgeons, medical oncologists, radiation oncologist, pathologists and experienced oncology nurses who specialize in breast cancer surgery and advanced breast reconstruction. These experts work with extensive support services which include cancer genetic counselors, breast cancer nurse navigators, social workers, dietitians, pharmacists, physical therapists, lymphedema specialists and counselors.
The Breast Center at Medical City Dallas provides comprehensive, individualized, high quality breast care including state-of-the art risk assessment, testing, diagnostic and treatment options. In addition to digital mammography, the Breast Center offers breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasound procedures. The center also offers access to innovative biopsy techniques, including less invasive stereotactic and image-guided procedures. The Breast Center at Medical City Dallas has a dedicated mammography radiologist and offers convenient scheduling.
Nationally Accredited Breast Care at Medical City Dallas
In 2012, The Breast Center at Medical City Dallas received full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). During the survey process, Medical City demonstrated compliance in all 27 standards established by NAPBC for treating women who are diagnosed with the full spectrum of breast disease. The surveyor commended Medical City for an “excellent program” with a “palpable and outstanding team spirit.” Accreditation by NAPBC is only given to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.