Breast Health Center

The Mass General/North Shore Breast Health Center is a collaborative, multidisciplinary program providing you with the highest caliber of care in a supportive atmosphere. Our multidisciplinary team includes expert surgeons, radiologists and imaging technologists and nurses, all specialized in breast health. Convenient screening and 3D mammography is offered through multiple North Shore Medical Center sites in the community. More advanced care, including diagnostic mammography, breast MRI, breast surgery and an extensive array of cancer and support services, is available at the Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care. Learn more

3D Mammography, Breast Tomosynthesis, Leads to Earlier Detection

Breast tomosynthesis screening, developed by experts at Massachusetts General Hospital, enabled a breast diagnostic radiologist to get a much earlier detection of breast cancer for one Marblehead woman. watch video

Breast Health Navigator

Breast Health Navigators at the Breast Health Center provide support and counseling to all patients. Learn more

Saved by Self-Exam

Paula Brancato's perspective on performing monthly breast self-exams changed when she happened to give herself a self-exam and detected a lump.
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