Having to undergo a diagnostic imaging scan can pose various questions. We are here to provide the answers to all our patients concerns to help them feel comfortable before their procedure and aware of the scan they are undergoing.
There are lots of ways to decide what imaging to go to, but ACR is one of the most important. If you haven’t, check if your imaging facility holds ACR accreditation? If not, it’s important that you do so. You might be wondering what ACR accreditation is, so we will explain it to you.
There is a lot of speculation going around that mammograms do not help women. This is simply not true: the facts show otherwise. Did you know that 75% of women diagnosed with breast cancer have no family history of the disease or any knowledge of other factors that would put them at risk. Thus, it is important to continue your yearly appointments.
Annual mammograms should begin at 40, as suggested by every major American medical organization, because 1/6 breast cancers occur to women between the ages of 40 and 50-years-old.
If you would […]