Patient Education

Breast radiologists provide clinical expertise, exceptional quality and the most compassionate care to patients and their screening and diagnostic breast imaging. Radiologists specializing in breast imaging focus on mammography and diagnostic breast procedures. Our breast imaging radiologists also perform breast diagnostic procedures.


Exams read by our Breast Imaging Radiologists:

Screening Mammography digital and 3D

Exams of the breast that are used for women who have no breast symptoms or signs of breast cancer.

Diagnostic Mammography digital and 3D

Exams used after suspicious results on a screening mammogram or after signs of breast cancer may alert your physician to order further testing.

Breast MRI

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the breast offers valuable information about many breast conditions that may not be obtained by other imaging modalities.

Breast Ultrasound

Breast ultrasound is often used to evaluate breast problems that are found during a mammogram or on a physical exam.

3D Whole Breast Ultrasound

Breast ultrasound used in addition to mammography for screening options for women with dense breast tissues.


Special Procedures read/performed by our Breast Imaging radiologists:

  • Breast Biopsies
  • Lymph node mapping
  • Wire/seed localization
  • Galactograms