Methodist Fayette Hospital Offers Digital Mammography

Published On 01/30/2012

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Latest technology offers more thorough diagnosis

Methodist Fayette Hospital recently enhanced mammography services by offering digital mammography. The Hologic® digital mammography system has been acquired to give Methodist Fayette patients the best technology and most comfortable experience during this vital screening process. 

“Digital mammography gives our patients a more thorough diagnosis and a shorter wait time for results,” said Anna Lopez, radiology manager, Methodist Fayette Hospital. “We are excited to offer this latest technology in our community.” 

The digital mammography system is the first of its kind at Methodist Fayette, which represents the latest advancement in breast cancer screening and detection. Digital mammography provides better storage of images, produces sharper digital images, and allows better detection of microcalcifications. 

Mammogram screenings are available Monday-Friday with same-day appointments until 3 p.m. For more information or to schedule a mammogram, call 516-4030.