Breast Center

 
 
 

Contact & Location Info

Phone

Appointments/Mammograms:
612-273-5700

Address

Main Center:
Breast Center
Masonic Memorial Building
First Floor
424 Harvard St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mammography Services:
Riverside
Professional Building
Third Floor, Suite 300
606 24th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55454

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Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers among women. Breast cancer comes in several different forms, which vary greatly in their ability to spread to other parts of the body. Each type of breast cancer behaves uniquely, and accurately identifying the specific type is essential to effective treatment.

The multidisciplinary team at the Breast Center offers a comprehensive approach to screening, diagnosis, treatment and survivor support. Our team of specialists includes surgeons, radiation and medical oncologists, pathologists, radiologists, genetic counselors, nurses, rehabilitation therapists and social workers. As experts in the many facets of breast cancer care, our team members bring the latest knowledge in each specialty area, including advanced digital mammography and diagnostic imaging. A nurse program coordinator orchestrates all aspects of your care and serves as a communications link for you and your family.

Fully-accredited breast center

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We are a fully-accredited breast center, as designated by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). Breast Centers with NAPBC accreditation have demonstrated a firm commitment to offer their patients every significant advantage in their battle against breast disease. Learn more about NAPBC accreditation.

Our team has also received well-deserved recognition for outstanding diagnostic imaging and patient care. The ACR Diagnostic Imaging Center of Excellence achievement is a one-of-a-kind new program that acknowledges the fact that our Breast Center demonstrates the highest level of imaging efficiency, safety and quality care.

Reach for the pinnacle of medical imaging care. Visit the Breast Center at the University of Minnesota Medical Center.

Conditions we treat

Our physicians provide care for many medical conditions including (but not limited to) the following:

  • Breast cancer
  • Breast disease (non-cancer)
  • Familial risk for breast cancer
  • Breast cancer risk

Patient education

Through our affiliation with the University of Minnesota Masonic Cancer Center, we provide our patients with not only the latest diagnostic and treatment options, but also the latest patient education. 

 


Awards and Distinctions
The University of Minnesota Medical Center Weight Loss Clinic has received several awards for our surgical excellence.  We work closely with other specialists within the University of Minnesota Health system to coordinate your care and are proud to be awarded the following:

• Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program with Adolescent Qualifications
This accreditation means our bariatric surgery program is a comprehensive center that has passed a rigorous external national review by fellow surgeons.  In addition, we are one of a very select few programs that have also achieved Adolescent Qualifications by the American College of Surgeons.

• Blue Distinction Center + for Bariatric Surgery
This quality designation from Blue Cross Blue Shield signifies our center delivers high quality bariatric and patient care.  The Blue Distinction + program evaluates our expertise as a physician team, the number surgery’s our clinic has performed, and our track record of results.  We have proven to have a track record for delivering better results, with fewer complications time and time again.  The Blue Distinction + plus indicates our program also met cost measures that address consumers need for affordable care.

A partnership of Fairview and University of Minnesota Physicians


 
 

Central Scheduling: 612.672.7422

Provider Referrals: 612.672.7000

Administrative Offices: 612.884.0600
 

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