Jan. 4, 2013 – The Hallmark Health System Comprehensive Breast Center, located at the Stoneham Outpatient Campus, 41 Montvale Avenue, Stoneham, is now offering screening mammograms on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
In addition to offering Saturday screening mammograms hours, the Center offers patients access to the latest advances in prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of breast disease. Through our collaborative approach and state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic services, patients at Hallmark Health System receive diagnosis and immediate care, with an emphasis on compassion. Care is coordinated by a specially-trained nurse navigator who works with radiologists and surgeons who specialize in breast disease to provide a full range of services to meet our patients’ breast health needs.
The following services are available Monday through Friday:
- Diagnostic digital mammography
- Breast ultrasound
- Stereotactic and ultrasound guided biopsies
- Breast cyst and fine needle aspirations
- Nurse navigator
- Surgery consults
- Lymphedema specialist
- Social worker
Hallmark Health System is the premier, charitable provider of vital health services to Boston's northern communities. The system includes Lawrence Memorial Hospital of Medford; Melrose Wakefield Hospital, Melrose; Hallmark Health Hematology and Oncology Center, Stoneham; The CHEM Center for MRI, Stoneham; Hallmark Health Medical Center, Reading; Hallmark Health VNA and Hospice; Lawrence Memorial/Regis College Nursing and Radiography Programs, Medford and Hallmark Health Medical Associates, Inc. Hallmark Health is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital for cardiology and Tufts Medical Center for neonatology and the Joslin Diabetes Center for diabetes care.