Breast Care Clinics

Patients who have concerns about their breast health, have a family history of breast cancer, or who need breast cancer screenings may seek treatment at a breast care clinic. Breast care clinics offer the full range of breast health care, including cancer detection, imaging, consultation, and treatment.

Look for these Accredited Breast Centers

The following breast care programs in the MaineHealth system have earned full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), which sets quality standards and assures that patients have access to important services for breast health.

Breast Care Center at Maine Medical Center

The Breast Care Center at Maine Medical Center offers a complete range of breast care services that include:

  • Early detection
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Evaluations
  • Breast cancer treatment
  • Clinical trials

Advanced technology

  • Full field digital mammography
  • Digital diagnostic mammography
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Breast MRI
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Guided breast biopsies
  • Team approach

    • Surgeons
    • Radiologists
    • Pathologists
    • Medical oncologists
    • Radiation oncologists
    • Breast-certified nurse practitioner
    • Nurses with special training in breast health
    • Patient navigators
    • Oncology dietician
    • Oncology social worker
    • Certified genetic counselors
    • American Cancer Society patient navigators

     

    SMHC Breast Care Center

    The Center for Breast Care at Southern Maine Health Care offers experienced care that includes complete diagnosis and screening:

    • Full field digital mammography
    • Digital diagnostic mammography
    • Breast ultrasound
    • Breast MRI
    • Nuclear medicine
    • Guided breast biopsies

    The SMHC Center for Breast Care maintains close partnerships with:

    • Maine Medical Center
    • Spectrum Radiology
    • Spectrum Pathology
    • New England Cancer Specialists

     

    Breast Health Program at St. Mary's Health System

    The Breast Health Program offers clinical, education, psychosocial and person support in the areas of breast health and breast cancer.

    Advanced technology

  • Full field digital mammography
  • Digital diagnostic mammography
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Breast MRI
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Guided breast biopsies
  • Team Approach

    • Breast Health Navigator
    • Mammography Technologist
    • Medical and Radiation Oncologists
    • Physical and Occupational Therapists
    • Primary Care Physicians (PCPs)
    • Radiologists
    • Registered Nurses
    • Social Worker
    • Surgeons

    Accreditation is the gold standard in breast care

    Accreditation by the American College of Surgeons – National Accreditation Program for Breast Cancer (NAPBC) – means breast care programs achieve strict national standards for complete and advanced care.