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Exploring Affordable Mammography

Women who undergo routine digital mammograms at Baptist now have the latest screening and diagnostic technology available to them. The Baptist Breast Center at North Central Baptist is one of the first women’s centers in the United States to offer 3D mammography for breast cancer screening.

Why invest in a mammogram?

By offering women the latest technology in mammography, the Baptist Breast Center hopes to increase the number of area women who will be routinely screened. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death among women, exceeded only by lung cancer. Statistics indicate that one in eight women will develop breast cancer sometime in her lifetime. The stage at which breast cancer is detected influences a woman’s chance of survival. If detected early, the five-year survival rate is 97 percent. 

Baptist Breast Centers are committed to the fight against breast cancer. In offering 3D breast tomosynthesis digital mammography, Baptist Health System provides the latest in imaging quality. Better imaging means an earlier diagnosis, so we can get to treating and taking care of you sooner.

Learn more about preparing for this screening exam or simply watch this informative video on digital mammography.