Breast cancer hospitals – Breast cancer Centers

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Breast cancer, a disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the breast, is the most common type of cancer (other than skin cancer) among women.  Less than 1 percent of breast cancers occur in men. The risk of getting breast cancer increases with age, and inherited gene mutations or a family history of breast cancer may increase the risk.

The Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center

The Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center offers a full spectrum of clinical and supportive services essential to providing high quality patient care. We provide a total program for ongoing evaluation, specialized treatment, breast reconstruction and follow-up care. This comprehensive approach minimizes your need and your doctor’s need to seek out multiple specialists to attend to your varied concerns about breast cancer. Along each step of the way our patients are provided educational information to enable them to directly participat e in the decision making about their care and treatment. We want each of our patients to be an active member of our health care team.

The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

The mission of The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation, and the world through outstanding programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention, and through education for undergraduate and graduate students, trainees, professionals, employees and the public.

Breast cancer hospitals – Breast cancer Centers

The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) – is a world-class healthcare enterprise focused on improving the lives of cancer patients.  As such, the OSUCCC – James is dedicated to translating research into high-quality patient care and educational programs for residents of central Ohio and beyond. We are one of only 40 institutions in the United States designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI) as a “comprehensive” cancer center.

UNC BREAST CENTER

The UNC Breast Center takes a multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating patients with breast cancer. Our team includes physicians from surgical oncology, plastic surgery, medical oncology, and radiation oncology, as well as radiologists, pathologists, reconstructive surgeons, oncology nurses, a geneticist, physical therapists, and a social worker.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber provides the latest information on cancer treatment, recovery, and prevention to educate patients and families, and encourage them to take an active role in their own care.

USC Norris Cancer Hospital

One of only a few facilities in Southern California built exclusively for cancer research and patient care, USC Norris Cancer Hospital is affiliated with the USC Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute designated Comprehensive Cancer Center.

University of Kansas Cancer Center

The center is a unique resource for women across the country due to the program’s ability to promote a continuum of cancer care, prevention and survivorship.

City of Hope

At City of Hope, our breast cancer services and technologies provide women with the best care available. Breast Cancer prevention, early detection and genetic counseling are a priority. We offer advanced imaging technologies for breast cancer detection , including digital mammography, breast MRI and more.