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BCM - Baylor College of Medicine

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Breast Care Center

Services

Recognized as one of the top breast centers in the world, we offer a comprehensive range of services all in one convenient location, including:

Prevention and early detection, including routine mammography screenings.

Genetic testing and counseling, identifying and treating those with a predisposed genetic risk for breast cancer.

Diagnostic evaluation, including breast imaging, image-guided biopsy, and breast cancer diagnosis.

Breast cancer treatment, including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy and other approaches.

Psychosocial support to help patients and their families through the emotional impact of breast cancer.

Access to National Cancer Institute (NCI) sponsored clinical trials.

Patient care coordinators for guidance, continuity and support throughout the care process.

New patient screening appointments, available within weeks versus months.

A breast cancer clinic at Harris Health Smith Clinic, organized and staffed by physicians from the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at Baylor College of Medicine, has been established to improve breast care for Houston's underserved women.