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 three other locations in South Orange County.
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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.
Benign breast disease, also known as benign breast conditions, are noncancerous disorders that affect the breast.
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Mammograms are one of the most important tools in the early detection of breast cancer. This low-dose X-ray can reveal both benign (non-cancerous) and cancerous growths when they are too small to be detected by you or your health care provider.
As screening mammograms detect smaller cancers, minimal breast surgery can be used to remove tumors. In order to localize these small tumors for the breast surgeon, the procedure called preoperative wire localization is utilized.
Tissue samples are collected either during a minimally invasive procedure or surgery. A pathologist then examines the tissue and cells under a microscope to aid in diagnosing conditions and diseases
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Biotherapy (also called biological therapy or immunotherapy) is a treatment to activate or repair the ability of the body’s immune system to fight cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, infections, and other diseases.
As part of the cancer care multi-disciplinary team, radiation oncologists coordinate every aspect of care with oncologists, radiologists, surgeons and pathologists to provide personalized treatment plans for each patient.
Selecting physician specialists to treat your breast cancer is an important decision to make. When selecting a team of physicians to treat breast cancer, it is important to look for specialists who are highly trained in their fields. The comprehensive teams of expert breast cancer specialists at MemorialCare Breast Centers
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.
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