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Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment

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If you are facing breast cancer, Valley’s skilled breast cancer doctors, new technology and innovative treatments are here for you. The Valley-Mount Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Care physician team of radiologists, surgeons, medical oncologists and radiation oncologists collaborate to offer you the latest advancements in breast cancer treatment.

Valley Health System’s comprehensive approach to breast cancer treatment includes:

Imaging

  • 3-D mammograms
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Breast MRI
  • Stereotactic and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy

Surgery

  • Breast-preserving lumpectomy
  • Breast seed localization, a more patient-friendly procedure to precisely pinpoint small breast tumors or abnormal breast tissue
  • Nipple-sparing mastectomy
  • Immediate reconstruction following mastectomy
  • Multidisciplinary oncoplastic and plastic surgery team for optimal cosmetic results

Radiation Oncology

  • Truebeam high-precision radiotherapy treatment
  • Accelerated, or hypofractionated, radiation therapy
  • Heart-protecting radiation treatment techniques, such as prone treatment and deep inspiratory breath hold
  • Intraoperative radiation therapy

Medical Oncology

  • Personalized treatment planning
  • Targeted and antibody therapies
  • Preoperative adjuvant therapy to reduce the size of a tumor prior to surgery
  • Prophylactic treatment for high-risk patients
  • Cardio-Oncology Program that includes special echocardiograms to monitor the negative effects on the heart prior to and during chemotherapy

Breast Health Navigators

  • Seamless coordination of care, support and guidance by certified navigators
  • Two Patient Navigators in our Breast Imaging Center, and a Nurse Navigator at our Comprehensive Cancer Care Center

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