High Risk Breast Cancer Program

Get Your Mammogram

Find out the three important reasons to get your mammogram.

Roswell Park’s High-Risk Breast Cancer Program is specifically for women who face a higher risk for breast cancer and offers the most advanced screening, surveillance, diagnostic and preventive methods to help you take charge of your health. 

You may face a higher risk for breast cancer due to a number of factors, including:

  • A comprehensive assessment of your personal risk for breast cancer
  • Regular clinical breast exams
  • Breast imaging, including mammography and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Genetic counseling and testing
  • Referral to High-Risk Ovarian Cancer Program, if necessary
  • Guidance for your next steps


  • A family history of breast cancer among your parent, siblings or at least two other close relatives
  • A family history of ovarian cancer
  • Multiple cancers within your family
  • A relative diagnosed with breast cancer before menopause
  • A known mutation, such as BRCA1, BRCA2, TP53, or PTEN in your family
  • An abnormal breast biopsy
  • Prior radiation to the chest

Check your risk level online