When a lump appears, fear follows. You need breast cancer specialists you can trust. From screening to treatment to prevention, you want the best available options.
At UVA Health, you can trust in our vast experience and high-tech tools. We can address your worries and risks. You'll find support from a whole team of people dedicated to giving you the care you need.
Why Choose the Breast Cancer Specialists at UVA Health
Here, you'll find teams of doctors and scientists working together to develop a treatment plan just for you.
UVA Health has earned full accreditation from the American College of Surgeons' National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.
This means we offer:
- A complete range of state-of-the-art equipment
- A team approach
- Access to clinical trials and the latest treatment options
- Programs for prevention, early detection, and patient support
- Ongoing improvements in cancer care
Our radiologists have a high level of special training in breast imaging. They excel in detecting cancer at the earliest stage possible. The American College of Radiology has named UVA Health a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence — the gold standard in medical imaging.
The Best Defense for High Risk
We have a program especially for patients at high risk for breast or ovarian cancer. Through services like genetic counseling and testing, we can help you lower your cancer risk. And if we do find cancer, we can treat it sooner.
All Together Now: Pantops Location
The Breast Care Center at Pantops offers nearly all of our services at one location. Along with fresh, open spaces and easy, free parking, you'll find everything from support care and genetics counseling to infusion and the Flourish shop.
If you do have breast cancer, you'll find an environment of support. We're here to help with all the challenges and decisions you may face. We're right there with you.
Before, during, and after your surgery, our team works hard to ensure minimal surprises and to maximum your healing. We work with other care providers to bring you a customized and comprehensive plan for treatment through recovery.
Whatever your breast condition, we care for your whole person, providing care for:
Why Margarita Got a Second Opinion
When her first mammogram found breast cancer, Margarita turned to UVA Cancer Center for a second opinion. She found expert cancer treatment. She also found experts to help her combat anxiety during her cancer journey.