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Digital Mammography

  • Taking Diagnostic Mammography To the Next Level

    Traditional two-dimensional mammograms are an important screening tool to help detect problems – but they have limitations.

    Einstein is one of the nation’s first centers to supplement 2-D mammograms with 3D imaging which was approved by the FDA as a proven way to catch more cancers earlier.

    The new 3D imaging technology, known as digital breast tomosynthesis, is available at no additional cost to our patients:

    • Takes multiple low-dose images at different angles and displays them in thin multiple layers – just like a loaf of sliced bread
    • Lets our radiologists look at smaller areas and see "through" breast tissue better than a 2-D mammogram
    • Reduces the number of false-positive results and the need to come back for further testing

    We offer mammograms at convenient locations.

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    Accreditation & Partnerships

    Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE)
    Breast Imaging Center of Excellence*
    *Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
    National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers*
    *Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

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    Breast Cancer
    Einstein doctors Lisa Jablon and Donee Patterson discuss tools for treating breast cancer, including targeted therapies for dense breasts, and when to use a mammogram, ultrasound or MRI for best detection.

    Myths About Breast Cancer
    True or False? You don’t need a mammogram if you don’t have a family history of breast cancer? False: At least 60% of breast cancers have no family history at all.

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