At the Comprehensive Breast Health Center at Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, you have easy access to a full range of breast health services from an expert team of specialists. We provide the highest quality comprehensive diagnostic care and treatment at three locations: Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington; Lahey Medical Center, Peabody; and Lahey Comprehensive Breast Health Center at Parkland Medical Center in Derry, New Hampshire.
We offer the latest in breast imaging, including 2-D and 3-D mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI, minimally invasive breast biopsies, treatments for benign and malignant breast disease, genetic counseling and risk assessment. In addition, Lahey patients will be offered the Cancer Risk Assessment (CRA) at the time of their screening mammogram – a tool to establish a patient’s lifetime risk for developing breast cancer. Our patient-focused care assures each patient is treated with respect and compassion.
Breast cancer affects more than 200,000 women every year. It is one of the most commonly diagnosed female cancers, accounting for nearly one out of every three cancer diagnoses in the United States. At the Comprehensive Breast Health Center, we provide services for women with all types of breast cancer, including ductal carcinoma in situ, infiltrating (invasive) ductal carcinoma, lobular carcinoma in situ, infiltrating (invasive) lobular carcinoma, inflammatory breast cancer, Paget’s disease and phyllodes tumors.