Digital Mammography Available at Methodist South Hospital

Published On 08/10/2010

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The digital mammography system is the first of its kind at Methodist South, which represents the latest advancement in breast cancer screening and detection.

Methodist South Hospital recently enhanced mammography services by offering digital mammography. The Selenia® Digital Mammography System provides Methodist South 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 Kim Warren, director of Cardiology and Radiology service lines, Methodist South Hospital. “We will also continue offering mammography screenings with no appointment necessary.”

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

Mammogram screenings are still available with same-day appointments and for walk-in patients.For more information or to schedule a mammogram, call 901.516.3061.