A unique feature of Akron General Reflections Breast Health Center is the registered nurse, who is specially trained in breast health. She helps guide patients by coordinating care, answering questions, easing concerns and providing education and information about resources available at Akron General and in the community.
Offers team includes surgeons and radiologists with special expertise in breast health, reconstructive surgeons, medical and radiation oncologists.
What You Can Expect
If you receive an abnormal mammogram, we offer a prompt, complete health assessment, including your breast health history, symptoms and a breast cancer risk analysis.
After your initial assessment, you may be scheduled for one of these exams or procedures:
Stereotactic Needle Biopsy
Your physician will receive your results promptly. You’ll also be contacted with the results and we will take care of scheduling additional testing, if needed. Your Breast Health Care Coordinator will also provide you with education about self-breast care, your procedures, condition and treatment options, if necessary.
What is Breast Cancer
Signs & Symptoms of Breast Cancer
How is Breast Cancer Diagnosed?
Breast Cancer Treatment Options