The Margaret West Breast Centers deliver a full suite of comprehensive services for the management of breast health.

At the Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center, our physicians, staff and community outreach liaisons walk hand-in-hand with our patients on their health care journey. As part of this commitment, it is our priority to ensure our patients are equipped with the education – and resources – to support their overall breast health.

As a patient at the Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center, we encourage you to review the resources below to ensure you are not only aware of our recommended screening guidelines, but also have access to information regarding the procedures and treatments offered here at our center. If you have any questions regarding the guidelines and resources listed below, please discuss with your Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center team.

The contained information is not meant to replace a medical provider’s treatment or advice. Patients should consult their healthcare providers for specific medical treatment decisions.

The Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center: Wellness & Education Brochure

The brochure below includes details regarding the full spectrum of services offered by the Margaret West Comprehensive Breast Center, as well as important information on wellness, education and early detection. Read for more information on breast cancer, its causes, symptoms to watch out for, and what you can do to take control of your breast health.

Download a copy of our wellness and education brochure.

Breast 360: The American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation

The patient website for The American Society of Breast Surgeons Foundation, is the “go to place” for reliable, helpful information. The goal is simple: to engage, educate and empower their readers so that they will be better able to make informed decisions for their breast health care. The content has been written by members of The American Society of Breast Surgeons, with additional collaboration from the leading experts in acupuncture, lymphedema and psychology.

View Breast360’s educational videos, including information on genetics, biopsies, surgical decision making and much more.  

View additional information about breast health, including benign breast issues, imaging, prevention, risks, breast cancer and much more.

BreastCancer.Org is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete and up-to-date information about breast cancer. Their mission is to help women and their loved ones make sense of the complex medical and personal information about breast health and breast cancer so that they can make the best health decisions for their lives.

View additional information on your specific diagnosis.

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 View additional information on your treatment opportunities as well as potential side effects.

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Learn more about the day-to-day matters of living with breast cancer, including nutrition, exercise, managing fatigue, and talking to your friends and family about breast cancer.

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View additional information on risk factors for breast cancer as well as how you can potentially reduce those risks.

Learn more about how you can get involved with other breast cancer survivors, supporters and community members.

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American Cancer Society

Whether you or a loved one are worried about developing breast cancer, have just been diagnosed, are currently going through treatment, or are a survivor of breast cancer, this detailed guide provided by the American Cancer Society can provide you with the information, and resources, you may need.

View the American Cancer Society’s Guide for Breast Cancer

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Susan G. Komen Foundation

The Susan G. Komen Foundation provides comprehensive resources to empower women to take control of their breast health. Whether you need information, assistance, support or just someone to talk to, the Susan G. Komen Foundation can help. Learn more through the link shared below or by calling the Komen Breast Care Helpline at 1-877-GO KOMEN.

View the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s patient resource center.