With St. Luke's breast health services, women have access to a full range of highly-specialized screening and diagnostic services, including:
Mammography (screening and diagnostic by appointment only)
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St. Luke's offers a risk assessment program as part of a woman's annual mammogram appointment because we want to give women every advantage in the fight against breast cancer. Being aware of one's risk allows a woman to take an active role in reducing her chances for developing breast cancer or catching it early, when it's most treatable.
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Breast MRI can be more sensitive to certain changes in the breast tissue and, when used with mammography, may provide additional information regarding your breast health.
A breast positron emission tomography (PET) scan is an imaging test that can help identify areas of cancer that an MRI or CT scan may miss.
Minimally-invasive image-guided breast biopsy:
St. Luke's offers the latest in 3D breast biopsy to patients for diagnosing breast cancer, the first in west St. Louis County to do so. Using the Hologic Affirm™ breast biopsy guidance system, it provides 3D image-guided biopsies for use as a follow-up to mammograms with suspicious findings.
Bone Mineral Density testing (DXA)
(This test typically requires a physician order/referral. Talk with your primary care physician for an order.)
DXA testing is offered at: