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Breast Care

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Specialized Breast Care

Expert care gives a high-risk patient an excellent outcome

Committed to Breast Health

Saint Luke’s four breast centers are recognized for exceptional patient care

Breast Centers

Whether you need a screening mammogram or breast cancer treatment, Saint Luke’s Breast Centers offer a full range of services and access to the latest imaging technology. We offer the most advanced technology for detecting breast cancer early and treating it completely, including:

Unlike many other facilities, we employ fellowship-trained radiologists who specialize in breast imaging. In addition, our specialized breast surgeons understand the intricacies of breast anatomy and have the expertise to handle complex and unusual cases. Also, our patients have access to the latest clinical trials and new treatment options through Saint Luke’s Cancer Institute.

Saint Luke’s makes health care easy with:

  • Walk-in mammograms
  • Same-day appointments
  • Nurse navigators, available at several locations, to help you manage your care, maneuver through appointments, get answers to insurance questions, and more

We offer a wide range of support services, including:

Saint Luke’s regional facilities offer 3-D mammography and, for patients who need further testing or treatment, easy access to one of our breast centers.

 

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  • 10/26/2017 - 1:00pm
    Leavenworth Public Library

    Saint Luke’s Health System seeks to improve the outcomes and quality of life for women with advanced (metastatic, or Stage IV) breast cancer. We believe in more than just treating cancer—our team is dedicated to caring for the whole woman. Timothy J. Pluard, M.D., will be discussing advances and treatment options for metastatic breast cancer.

     

  • 11/07/2017 - 6:00pm
    SLE Breast Center Suite 300

    This support group is a peer to peer support group for any patient that has been diagnosed with breast cancer.  This group meets the first Tuesday of every month from 6-7 pm in the Breast Center Waiting room at Saint Luke's East.  For questions please call 816-347-5028. 

  • 11/14/2017 - 5:00pm
    Saint Luke's Cancer Institute Resource Room

    Please join us for our  monthly forum:

    Koontz Center Advanced Breast Cancer Forum
    Tuesday November 14th 5:00pm – 6:00pm
    Dr Timothy Pluard: Genomic analysis of Metastatic Breast Cancer

    If you plan to attend the September forum please email:
    KoontzForum@saintlukesKC.org

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