Early detection is critical in the fight against breast cancer, particularly for individuals at high risk. As a dedicated breast surgeon, Dr. Lindsay Keith provides high-risk breast cancer screening to ensure timely detection and treatment.
High-risk breast cancer screening is a preventive measure that involves more frequent and comprehensive testing for individuals who have a higher-than-average risk of developing breast cancer. This might be due to family history, personal health history, genetic predisposition, or lifestyle factors.
High-risk screening is recommended for individuals with:
Dr. Lindsay Keith employs the most advanced screening techniques, including 3D mammography and breast MRI, to accurately identify any abnormalities. She understands the anxiety that comes with being at high risk and is committed to offering thorough, compassionate care.
Dr. Keith’s team is dedicated to providing you with the highest level of care and support. From scheduling your screening to discussing results and potential next steps, our goal is to ensure you feel understood and supported.
If you believe you are at high risk for breast cancer, contact us today. Dr. Lindsay Keith is here to guide you through the process, discuss your risk factors, and provide expert medical advice.
The frequency of screening varies based on your individual risk factors. Dr. Keith will create a personalized screening schedule for you.
If any abnormalities are found, Dr. Keith will discuss the results with you and work out an appropriate action plan, which could include further testing or treatment options.
High-risk screening doesn’t prevent breast cancer, but it can help in detecting the disease at an early stage when it’s most treatable. Early detection often leads to more successful outcomes and a wider range of treatment options.