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Breast Cancer

Advanced Treatment for Breast Cancer

To find a doctor or request an appointment,
call (214) 947-0000 or click to schedule.

The Breast Center at Methodist Richardson specializes in the treatment of all types and stages of breast cancer, as well as high risk breast diseases. Methodist Richardson Medical Center is accredited by The American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, which ensures that patients will have access to:

  • Variety of diagnostic tests, treatments and surgical services
  • Multidisciplinary team approach to care coordination
  • Dedicated, fellowship-trained breast surgeons
  • Cancer nurse navigator
  • High-Risk Breast Surveillance Clinic

Approach to Care

Prior to beginning treatment, each patient has the opportunity to consult with a team of multidisciplinary specialists who ensures that treatment recommendations are supported by evidence based guidelines. Nurse navigators provide patients with education, guidance to supportive care resources, and ensure that appointments are scheduled in a timely manner. Our multidisciplinary clinic allows for patient to consult with most or all of their treatment team during a single office visit and includes shared decision making into the treatment planning process for every patient. Together with the nurse navigators, surgeons, medical oncologist and radiation oncologist, every patient knows that they have a voice in their treatment planning and that all specialists are in agreeance on their plan.

Treatments & Support

The Breast Center at Methodist Richardson provides many treatment options for our patients, including:

  • Radiation therapy and chemotherapy
  • Surgery for breast cancer treatment, including mastectomy and breast reconstruction
  • Hidden Scar breast cancer surgery
  • Mediport placement for delivery of chemotherapy
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Management of metastatic breast cancer
  • High Risk Clinic dedicated to the management of individuals with genetic risk factors that increase cancer risk
  • Second opinion evaluations

The Methodist Richardson Cancer Center provides the following support to all of our patients and their families:

  • Nurse navigators
  • Patient Resource Center
  • Support groups
  • Asian Breast Health Outreach Project
  • Cancer Resource Center
  • Artist in Residence
  • Breast Cancer Support Group

To find a doctor or request an appointment,
call (214) 947-0000 or click to schedule.