St. Luke’s offers you convenient, timely access to superior diagnostic breast imaging services when a screening mammogram indicates the need for follow-up. Our services include:
When you come in for your biopsy, we'll schedule a follow-up phone appointment with you to review your results. A nurse navigator will call you to discuss the pathology findings and any next steps.If the results are positive for breast cancer, your nurse navigator will help with the following during this initial call:
Your nurse navigator will continue to work with you during your cancer journey.
A cancer diagnosis brings a lot of new information and emotions. Sometimes it can be difficult to know what comes next and who can help. Our breast cancer navigators are registered nurses with years of experience in cancer care. They will provide guidance as you move through your cancer journey and will be your point of contact for questions.
The Role of Nurse Navigators
St. Luke’s diagnostic breast imaging services are accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR) in breast MRI. We've also been designated a Center of Excellence for Breast Imaging. ACR accreditation assures you that our imaging facilities have undergone a rigorous review process and meet nationally accepted standards of care.