Comprehensive Breast Care
Finding a breast lump or having an abnormal mammogram is scary. At Radiology Associates of DeKalb we understand your fear. That's why we have developed a comprehensive program to address all your breast health needs. From diagnosis to treatment to education and support. We've got you covered. Take a walk through our unique, patient-centered process and you'll se what we mean.
Comprehensive breast care means having a Nurse Navigator available to assist you. The Nurse Navigator can answer any questions you have and, if necessary, guide you through the process of diagnosis and treatment as quickly as possible, working directly with your referring physician. If you do not have a physician, we will be happy to help you find one.
To contact the Nurse Navigator, call 404.501.EASY
Screening & Diagnosis
Emory Healthcare at Emory Decatur Hospital and Emory Hillandale Hospital has the best technology and staff available to provide you with routine breast health services as well as diagnostic testing, if needed. Our Diagnostic Breast Center offers same day appointments, digital mammography, computer-aided detection or CAD (which gives radiologists a computerized second opinion) and a full range of services, including:
With digital mammography, you're typically in and out in less than and hour.
- Routine breast imaging
- Diagnostic mammograms
- Breast ultrasound
- Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
- Breast Tomosynthesis (3D Mammography)
- Stereotactic biopsy
- Extended hours: Monday through Friday from 7 a.m.—5:30 P.M. and Saturday from 7:30 a.m.—2 p.m
Diagnostic tests will often show that a breast abnormality is nothing to worry about. In the event that cancer is found, treatment is the next step. Many innovative treatment options are available at DeKalb Medical to assure you of the best possibility of a cure.
The MammoSite® Radiation Therapy System can reduce the radiation treatment course from 7 weeks to 5 days!
- Research/Clinical Trials
Just call 404.501.EASY