March 16, 2021Breast Cancer Awareness, Mammograms
Why a 3D mammogram?
3D mammography is an FDA-approved, innovative, new technique for breast cancer screening. 3D mammography is more formally known as digital breast tomosynthesis, or DBT. This exam finds abnormalities that cannot be seen or felt by you or your doctor. Most of these abnormalities are not cancer, but they must be further investigated by a radiologist. […]
October 27, 2020Breast Cancer Awareness, Physician Perspectives
Denver Post Letter to the Editor: Take Care of Yourself
Take care of yourself Modern health care in America has never faced the type of challenges we have experienced since mid-March this year. We learned a lot, but some things did not change — October is still National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It is a great time to schedule necessary care like an annual screening […]
October 6, 2020Breast Cancer Awareness
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to increase awareness of breast cancer and its effects. This is a way to join others in the cause to help those affected. Breast cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the breast. Cancer is a broad term for […]