Methodist Richardson Women's Imaging
Mammography and women's imaging at Methodist Richardson
Women's Imaging at Methodist Richardson offers comprehensive breast care, including mammograms, as well as bone density analysis.
Our multidisciplinary team of breast care experts uses a comprehensive, patient-centered approach to care. The specialists in Women's Imaging at Methodist Richardson include:
- Three board-certified radiologists dedicated entirely to breast imaging services
- A fellowship-trained breast surgeon experienced in the latest minimally invasive diagnostic and surgical options
- A nurse navigator to assist patients in all aspects of care by answering questions, coordinating care, and being a source of support.
To schedule a mammogram, call our nurse navigator at 469-204-2140.
Comprehensive, patient-centered care
Women's Imaging at Methodist Richardson offers a range of diagnostic and treatment services, including:
- Screening digital mammogram
- Breast MRI
- Minimally invasive ultrasound-guided breast biopsy
- Stereotactic breast biopsy
- MRI-guided breast biopsy
- Breast and lymph node biopsy
- Cyst aspiration
- Breast cancer genetic counseling and testing
3D Mammography: The best in early detection
Through 3D mammography, we can detect small cancers a lot sooner. Early detection is the key and, with the technological advancement of 3D imaging, tumors will appear even through dense tissue. Reduce the amount of additional testing that happens with traditional mammography. Learn more about 3D mammography.
High-Risk Breast Surveillance Clinic
The High-Risk Breast Surveillance Clinic at Methodist Richardson Medical Center specializes in monitoring and treating women who are at an increased risk for breast cancer. If you choose to participate in the clinic, you will undergo a comprehensive physical and family history assessment to identify your personal risk factors. Using a patient-centered, multidisciplinary team approach to your care, we will then develop an individualized plan to closely monitor your breast health and help you make informed decisions regarding possible treatments.
High-Risk Breast Surveillance Clinic services include:
- Breast health education
- Clinical breast exam
- Additional imaging studies
- Breast MRI
- Genetic counseling and testing
- Preventive therapies
- Clinical trials
- Nutrition counseling
- Cessation services
- Prophylactic surgery or surgical intervention
Nationally recognized breast health services
We are proud to hold two national accreditations. Methodist Richardson Medical Center has been designated a Certified Quality Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and is fully accredited in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound, and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy.
Our three-year, full accreditation from the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) demonstrates our commitment to offer patients every significant advantage in their battle against breast cancer and breast disease. Receiving care at an NAPBC-accredited center ensures that a patient will have access to:
- Comprehensive care, including a full range of technologically advanced services
- Multidisciplinary team approach to coordinate the best treatment options
- Quality breast care close to home
To schedule a mammogram, please call 469-204-2140.
Or complete the screening mammogram online request form.
Keep the date for your mammogram
When should you start getting mammograms? And how often do you need them? In this video, physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff share best practices for women to take charge of their breast health. They also share details about some of Methodist’s innovative programs that empower women when it comes to their wellness.
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|Women's Imaging at Methodist Richardson |
has received three-year, full accreditation
from the National Accreditation Program for
Breast Centers (NAPBC), for its commitment
to offer patients every significant advantage
in their battle against breast cancer
and breast disease.
|Methodist’s Women’s Imaging Centers have |
earned accreditation by the Texas
Department of State Health Services in
mammography and recognition by the
American College of Radiology (ACR) for
achievement in high standards of practice.
Methodist Richardson Medical Center
Texas law prohibits hospitals from practicing medicine. The physicians on the Methodist Health System medical staff including those practicing at the Center for Women’s Health are independent practitioners who are not employees or agents of Methodist Health System, Methodist Richardson Medical Center, or any affiliated hospital.