Providence Breast Centers-Imaging Services
At Providence, achieving optimal breast health and providing world-class treatment for breast cancer are equal priorities in our continuing goal to improve women's health. Providence Breast Centers offer comprehensive access to state-of-the-art 3D Mammography/Tomosynthesis imaging techniques to ensure accurate and timely diagnoses.
All of our breast centers are designated Breast Imaging Centers of Excellence by the American College of Radiology. The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation is awarded to breast imaging centers that achieve excellence by seeking and earning accreditation in all of the ACR's voluntary breast-imaging accreditation programs and modules, in addition to the mandatory Mammography Accreditation Program. More ›
Approximately half of the female population has dense breast tissue. Learn more about breast density, the associated risks and how it can affect the detection of cancer in a mammogram.
Survivors, support persons, and health care professionals will have the opportunity to learn about and discuss breast cancer topics with leading oncologists, doctors, researchers and fellow survivors.
3D Mammography detects 41% more invasive breast cancers and reduces false positives (false alarms) by up to 40%. A breakthrough in the early detection of Breast Cancer.
Do you know when to get a mammogram? Make sure to talk to your doctor about your mammogram needs. Learn more about our position on mammography screening.
All of our breast centers and our Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center and Providence Milwaukie Hospital Mammography Departments are designated BICOE by the American College of Radiology.