Breast Health and Mammograms
Understanding your breast cancer risk, routine screening and genetic testing
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women. In fact: 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime.
While advances in screening, diagnosis and treatment have led to an increase in survival rates, all women need to be armed with accurate, up-to-date information regarding their breast health needs.
At the Henry Ford Cancer Institute, we recognize the emotional and physical impact that breast cancer has on your life. Our breast cancer team includes specially trained radiologists and genetic specialists who provide unparalleled expertise in breast cancer screening and detection, and management of high-risk patients.
Steps you can take to manage your breast cancer risk
Breast cancer doesn’t discriminate. Gender, age, health – it can strike anyone – making breast health awareness important for all women. Here are some steps you can take to manage your breast cancer risk:
Expert breast cancer imaging and care
If the diagnosis is breast cancer, our nationally recognized, fellowship trained breast cancer surgeons, breast reconstructive surgeons, radiation oncologists, medical oncologists, and radiologists will be with you every step of the way -- from screening and diagnosis through treatment and recovery.