OUR BREAST CANCER PROGRAM
Breast cancer care that puts you first.
Dedicated to your needs
We know a breast cancer diagnosis is a life changing event. It can be overwhelming, stress-inducing and frightening. That’s why we dedicate an entire team to see to your physical, emotional, spiritual and social needs during this time. We welcome all patients, regardless of gender or gender identity.
Meet our providers
The details matter
More than 600 women per year choose to come to Legacy Cancer Institute for their breast cancer treatment because our program gives you access to top specialists in the field of breast cancer care. Equally important, our teams deliver timely support every step of the way.
- Prompt diagnosis: Less than 24 hours from biopsy to diagnosis, on average
- Rapid scheduling: First appointments with surgeons within 48 hours
- Personalized treatment: Care built around your specific needs
- Exceptional outlooks: High five-year survival rate and several options for treatment and recovery
Breast cancer treatment
After diagnosis, the next step is to determine if, and how far, the disease has spread. There are several tools doctors use to accurately determine the appropriate course of treatment for you. Learn about additional diagnostic testsNext, we create a personalized treatment plan for you based on the type and extent of the cancer, addressing your goals, symptom management and quality of life. Learn more about specific treatments.
You are not alone. Legacy offers support throughout your cancer journey, as well as care for your emotional, social and spiritual needs.
American Cancer Society: Breast cancer
American Cancer Society: Breast cancer screening, genetic testing, treatment and survival (videos)
American Cancer Society: Breast reconstruction surgery
Oncolink breast cancer basics
Medline Plus: Male breast cancer
Breast Friends: Support and inspiration
Living Beyond Breast Cancer