Breast

At the Leo W. Jenkins Cancer Center, we bring the specialists to you. From breast surgeons to radiation and medical oncologists, to nutritionists and holistic professionals, we offer the expertise you need to treat and manage cancer. We offer a multidisciplinary approach to cancer care that features state-of-the-art therapies, compassionate care, expert second opinions, support services, nutrition counseling, holistic care and clinical trials. Our cancer specialists work hand-in-hand with your physicians and surgeons to ensure the best possible outcomes.

An important component of our service is helping prevent the occurrence of breast cancer, especially if you are at risk. If you have a family history of breast cancer or have other risk factors, our specialists offer evaluations that will help you. Our High-Risk Program takes a proactive approach by providing the following services:

  • Risk assessment
  • Clinical breast exam
  • Mammogram and/or breast MRI
  • Genetic counseling, education and testing
  • Individualized breast cancer surveillance plan
  • Prevention strategies

 

The Leo W. Jenkins Cancer Center is certified by the American College of Surgeons. Our Radiation Oncology department is certified by the American College of Radiology (ACR). We are the only Radiation Oncology center in eastern North Carolina to receive this level of certification.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 252-744-1888 or 800-223-9328. After hours, call 800-722-3281 for the ECU Physicians answering service.