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Breast Cancer Care Center
We take a holistic approach to your cancer treatment at Roswell Park. Christina Tobin, Director of Patient Care Services explains how we aim to meet your needs throughout the course of your care.
The Breast Clinic offers the latest in breast cancer screening along with diagnosing, treating, and managing benign and malignant breast tumors in women and men.
The breast center also provides risk assessment and counseling for high risk patients and supportive services through our in-house Western New York Breast Resource Center.
Call the Breast Cancer Care Center at 716-845-3188.
We're located on the second floor of the Main Hospital.
Cancer Talk Blog
At Roswell Park, we are specialists in cancer detection, diagnosis and treatment, and applying our capabilities to breast cancer screening is an important part of our mission.
The incidence of breast cancer increases with age and is highest among white women. However, African-American women are more likely to die from breast cancer than any other group.