New Technology for Breast Cancer Detection

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Saddleback Medical Center
Gary M. Levine, MD
Featured speaker:

Gary M. Levine, MD

Medical Director of MemorialCare Breast Centers
  • Radiology & Imaging, Breast Imaging & Radiology

Dr. Levine received his undergraduate degree from Tufts University in Boston MA., graduating magna cum laude with special honors in biological research and his medical degree from Albany Medical College in New York. He completed a residency in Diagnostic Radiology at the University of California, Irvine and became board certified in diagnostic radiology in 1992. He went on to do specialized fellowship training in breast imaging in Sweden, under renowned mammographer Dr. Laszlo Tabar, returning to Orange County, California as its first dedicated breast radiologist.

Podcast Summary

A mammogram is an essential annual screening tool to detect early warning signs of breast cancer. Gary Levine, MD discusses the benefits of Digital Tomosynthesis – 3D mammography technology – and its role in improving cancer detection and increasing survival rates.