Mammograms, which are X-rays of the breast, are typically performed on women once a year, starting at age 40. They screen for breast cancer, even if a woman is not having symptoms.
Breast ultrasound also plays a role in diagnosing breast cancer. Typically, an ultrasound differentiates solid masses from fluid filled masses (cysts) and is especially important for women with dense breast tissue.
The radiologists at Riverview Health in Noblesville, IN, have years of experience performing mammograms, breast ultrasounds and other imaging tests to help women stay on top of their breast health. If you’re noticing any changes in your breast, schedule a visit with one of our imaging specialists today.
We currently offer the following types of mammograms:
Breast ultrasound is typically performed as a follow-up to an abnormal mammogram. When mammograms and breast ultrasound are done together, it helps ensure the most comprehensive diagnosis, especially in the setting of dense breast tissue.
Breast biopsies are performed to determine whether an abnormality identified at the time of a diagnostic check-up is cancerous or related to a normal/benign process.
We currently offer the following types of breast biopsy:
Live with peace of mind knowing your breasts are healthy. Starting at age 40, it’s recommended for women to have a yearly mammogram. Request an appointment today for a screening mammogram in Noblesville by calling 317.776.7247 or by completing an online appointment request form.
The experts at Riverview Health deliver breast care for women of all ages living in Noblesville, Carmel, Cicero, Fishers, Sheridan and Westfield.