West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital's breast health program provides accurate, reliable, and scientifically proven detection tests and procedures.
When facing a diagnosis of breast cancer, answers and accuracy are vital. West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital provides the latest technology, the most up-to-date treatments, as well as a personal guide to see you through everything can make a tremendous difference in a person’s physical outcome as well as their emotional health through the journey.
There is a 99% chance of beating breast cancer with early detection and treatment. That's why it's vital for women over 40 to have a yearly mammogram. Many women are surprised to learn that only 5% - 10% of women diagnosed with breast cancer had a family history.
Our Breast Health Program Offers:
- 3D Smartcurve Mammograms for Comfort
- FastTrack Program following an abnormal mammogram screening
- Breast Ultrasound
- Breast MRI
- Genetic Testing
- Breast Health Navigator
- Certified Oncology Nurse
From surgical techniques to mammography focused on accuracy and comfort, we surround our patients with everything for both physical and emotional recovery.
After a Diagnosis
Following an abnormal mammogram screening, WCCH's Fast Track program accelerates the process, allowing the breast health navigator to eliminate any barriers that could arise and provides immediate contact for support and guidance.
Specialized Breast Health Surgical Procedures
Specialized breast health surgical procedures offered by our surgeons are:
- Radioactive Seed Lumpectomy (the same procedure and technique being used at the top 10 cancer centers in the nation)
- Sentinel lymph node biopsy
- Partial mastectomy
- Total mastectomy
- Reconstructive procedures
The comprehensive breast health care available at West Calcasieu Cameron Hospital is one of the most up-to-date breast health services available in Southwest Louisiana, allowing patients to receive exceptional care right here at home.
For more information on the breast health program at WCCH, please call (337) 528-7320.