We’re here to be your partner in breast health.
One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime and breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women. MemorialCare Breast Center has four convenient locations in South Orange County: Laguna Hills, Irvine and Rancho Mission Viejo. Known for our expertise in the early detection, diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer, our centers are equipped with state-of-the-art imaging equipment including digital 3D mammography and recognized as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology, everything we do is with your care and comfort in mind. We are an interdisciplinary team of breast care clinicians, all with sub-specialized training and extensive experience working together in order to ensure the optimal quality of care for the patients we serve. Care is provided at convenient locations in a patient-centric compassionate manner.
For your convenience, our breast centers include:
MemorialCare Breast Centers are equipped with the most advanced imaging technology, which enhances our radiologists’ ability to detect breast cancer at its earliest stages.
As a comprehensive breast center, we coordinate your care with our multidisciplinary team. Your mammographic screening results will generally be made available to you and your physician within 24 hours. For those having a diagnostic study, you will see one of our radiologists during your visit and will discuss your results and recommendations during your appointment. Should you require further care, our breast patient navigator will guide you in understanding your imaging results and treatment options – working in tandem with our breast surgeons, oncologists, radiation oncologists, pathologists and genetic counselor to ensure complete care.
Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday from 7:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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MemorialCare Breast Center at Saddleback Medical Center offers a variety of innovative diagnostic tools to fight against breast cancer.
In addition to our main location at Saddleback Medical Center in Laguna Hills, we also offer four other locations in South Orange County.
We want you to be well-informed in advance about your out-of-pocket healthcare costs. Our cost estimator tool offers you a way to estimate the amount for which you may be responsible prior to receiving services at MemorialCare.
Know Your Risk. Take the Breast Cancer assessment to see if you may be at a higher risk of developing breast cancer in the near future.
To pay your bill online, find information about your bill, recently asked questions and much more can be found on our patient financial resource page.
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Breast density, or dense breast tissue refers to the appearance of breast tissue on a mammogram. Women with dense breasts have more dense tissue than fatty tissue.
Osteoporosis is a process that develops within the bones and makes them fragile and more likely to fracture. Anyone can develop osteoporosis, but it is common in older women. According to studies, 25 percent of men and 50 percent of women over the age of 50 will break a bone due to osteoporosis.
More than 200,000 American women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer during her lifetime. Breast cancer accounts for more than 30 percent of all cancers found in women.
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Women of all ages are encouraged to perform monthly self-exams to feel for any changes or lumps in the breasts. Self-exams allow you to be very familiar with your breasts, making it easier to detect when there is a change.
Schedule your mammogram or breast imaging appointment at one of our MemorialCare Breast Center locations, conveniently located in Orange County and Los Angeles County.
Not all breasts are the same. In fact, 40% of women have dense breast tissue which is associated with a slight increased risk of developing breast cancer. More importantly, dense breast tissue can mask a breast cancer on a traditional 2D mammogram or mimic one when none exists.
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Chemotherapy is the treatment of cancer with cytotoxic drugs. Chemotherapy is a systemic therapy; it usually treats the whole body, as opposed to radiotherapy or surgery that provides focused treatment to a specific area of the body.
Our specialized breast surgeons are experts in breast-sparing surgery.
There are more than 12 million cancer survivors in the U.S. today. Although the initial cancer care may be complete, there is still physical, emotional and psychological healing to be done. Everyone’s experience is different, therefore it is important to customize your plan to address individual needs.
Located throughout Orange County and Los Angeles County, MemorialCare-affiliated physicians are locally and nationally recognized in their area of expertise. We've made it easy to find a quality healthcare provider right in your own backyard.
MemorialCare is proud to provide the highest quality, comprehensive cancer care for adults and children of all ages. Our cancer centers are devoted to improving the lives of residents in Los Angeles County and Orange County, California and beyond.
At MemorialCare, it’s no stretch to say that we tailor our comprehensive healthcare to you. From education and prevention to diagnosis and treatment, we keep you healthy and care for you when you’re not.
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