Your Breast Care Visit

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As soon as you walk through the door of the Winchester Hospital Breast Care Center, you’ll know you are in expert hands.

Winchester Hospital is proud to offer the most advanced diagnostic and treatment technology in a comfortable, attractive, professional environment. Our state-of-the-art equipment is used by clinical professionals with demonstrated superior competence and training.

Winchester Hospital’s Breast Care Center is accredited and has earned designation as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) from the American College of Radiology and is also accredited as a National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) from the American College of Surgeons. The Breast Care Center at Winchester Hospital is licensed by the Department of Public Health.

These designations and accreditations are a testament to our investment in the best possible technology as well as the skill and expertise of those using it.

Find a doctor who specializes in breast care.

About Our Technology

Winchester Hospital’s state-of-the-art breast imaging technologies at the Breast Care Center include:

  • Digital mammography
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Breast MRI
  • MRI-guided breast biopsy
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Ultrasound breast biopsy
  • Breast ductography

Winchester Hospital’s innovative treatment for breast care includes:

  • Electronic brachytherapy/Xoft (Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation for early-stage breast cancer) 
  • IGRT (image-guided radiation therapy)
  • IMRT (intensity-modulated radiation therapy)

About the Facility

Our Breast Care Center includes:

  • Screening mammography and diagnostic breast imaging reading rooms, where on site radiologists review breast imaging procedures.
  • Digital Mammography and Breast Ultrasound Imaging Suites
  • A dedicated stereotactic breast biopsy suite 
  • Patient education rooms, which include internet access 
  • Consult rooms with private clinical exam rooms
  • Breast specialist consultations – including breast reconstruction and second opinions 
  • Conference space for meetings and educational programs 
  • A large reception area as well as private patient dressing rooms/lockers/patient seating area 
  • On-site surgeons, radiologists, medical oncologists and radiation oncologists 

If an Abnormality is Found

If your breast exam reveals an abnormality, a dedicated Breast Care Center nurse navigator helps you along the path from diagnosis to treatment to after-care, ensuring your medical and personal needs are met.

For more information about our advanced breast care, contact us at 781-756-2308.