Sign up for the Buddy Check program and you'll receive a monthly e-reminder from Diane Ramsey regarding your breast self-exam. It's an easy way for you to remember to take the time to focus on YOUR health.
Mammography is the best screening tool used today to find breast cancer. It can find cancers at an early stage, when they are small (too small to be felt) and most responsive to treatment.
Click here to request a screening mammogram.
The Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool is an interactive tool designed by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) and the National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP) to estimate a woman's risk of developing invasive breast cancer.
Click here to calculate your risk.
NEW AT RALEIGH RADIOLOGY! 3D tomosynthesis mammography is the latest technology for early detection of breast cancer. This revolutionary tool is a game changer in breast cancer screening, detecting cancers even earlier when they are most treatable and is now offered at Raleigh Radiology.
Patients can choose to have traditional 2D digital mammography or 2D +3D tomosynthesis mammography for an additional fee at check in. Offered at select locations.
Women’s Imaging is a very important subspecialty of Raleigh Radiology. We take great pride in providing imaging services that are tailored to the unique needs of our female patients. Our facilities have been designed to provide a private, comfortable atmosphere to help alleviate some of the anxiety and stress often experienced by women undergoing imaging procedures. Our staff of registered professionals are there to answer questions, provide comfort and help our patients through their procedures with the highest degree of professionalism and accuracy
Board-certified radiologists, with specialized training in breast, abdominal and women’s imaging, ensure the highest degree of accuracy in diagnosing and treating our female patients. The broad experience of this group of physicians ensures accurate and concise reports, as well as consults, to referring physicians so that timely treatment can be achieved. Services ranging from mammograms, breast biopsies, bone mineral density testing, ultrasound, breast MRI, etc., are just some of the available services available to the women of Wake county and surrounding communities. We understand the importance of this area of healthcare and strive to improve both accessibility and availability.
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