The majority of women who develop breast cancer have no known risk factors. But MedStar Georgetown offers special high-risk clinics staffed by medical oncologists and nurse practitioners, for anyone with a family history, abnormal cells or exposure to radiation.
The Breast Health Program is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) and is a NCI designated Cancer Center. This signifies the hospital’s excellence and efforts in patient care, cancer research, patient education and community outreach.
The choice to undergo reconstructive surgery after mastectomy or lumpectomy is a personal choice. Our team of experts will explain all of your options carefully so you will feel prepared to make the best decision and get you back to feeling like yourself again.