The Importance of Mammograms

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Saddleback Medical Center
Brooke A. Caldwell, MD
Featured speaker:

Brooke A. Caldwell, MD

  • Radiology & Imaging, Breast Imaging & Radiology

Brooke Caldwell, MD, is a radiologist for the Breast Center at Todd Cancer Institute (TCI).

Dr. Caldwell performed her fellowship in body imaging/women's imaging at the University of California, Irvine, and also performed a mini fellowship in Breast Imaging with internationally known mammographer Lazlo Tabar in Falun, Sweden. She served her residency in radiology at the University of California, Irvine, including serving as chief resident from 1993 to 1994.

Podcast Summary

Dr. Caldwell discusses the importance of getting regularly scheduled mammograms, and the difference between traditional 2D mammograms and 3D tomosynthesis mammography.