Center for Breast Care
As an American College of Radiology (ACR) accredited Breast Center of Excellence, we have the distinction of achieving the highest standards of professional healthcare and physician and staff training. Our accreditations in the combined areas of mammography, breast ultrasound core biopsy and stereotactic breast biopsy are professional assurances of our competencies - as is the fact that we perform over 15,000 mammograms a year.
At the Lexington Clinic Center for Breast Care, patients are our top priority. Our highly trained physicians and staff take a personal interest in every patient and work in connection with each patient's primary care physician to ensure a quality healthcare experience. The Center strives to ensure that patients and referring physicians receive prompt information concerning evaluation and treatment recommendations throughout a patient's care.
Our Center for Breast Care is a facility designed with patient comfort in mind.
The facility has comfortable waiting rooms, and mammography suites arranged to bring a calming atmosphere to the experience. Scheduling is quick and convenient; patients can schedule their own appointment by calling +1 (859) 258-4444.
*Accredited by the American College of Radiology (ACR)
Breast Cancer Support Services
The Pink Ribbon Club
A support group for women with breast cancer or those who have had breast cancer. Meetings take place at the Lexington Clinic Center for Breast Care on the second Tuesday of each month from 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and offer women an opportunity to discuss breast cancer experiences, learn about resources and options, and receive emotional support from others facing breast cancer. For more information on the group, call +1 (859) 258-4932.
Partners in Pink
A support group for the loved ones of breast cancer patients. The group, which strives to offer education, support and encouragement, meets quarterly at the Lexington Clinic Center for Breast Care and welcomes parents, siblings, spouses, partners, significant others and friends of breast cancer patients. For more information on the group, call +1 (859) 258-4932.
Women's Active Treatment Cancer Support Group
Meets every Wednesday, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. This support group is for women in active treatment for breast or any gynecological cancer. Located in the Community Conference Center at CHI Saint Joseph Health Office Park, 1401 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington, KY 40504. To register, call (502) 583-0075 and ask for Paige or Keisha or visit gildas.club/referral. For a printable flyer, click here.
Why do a breast self-examination?
There are many good reasons for doing a breast self-examination each month. When you get to know how your breasts normally feel, you may be able to feel a change. It is easy to do and with practice it should take approximately 15 minutes. Early detection is the key to successful treatment and cure. Lexington Clinic provides an easy step-by-step guide on how to do a breast self-examination.
** Use of our facilities does not establish a treatment relationship with any of our physicians or other healthcare providers. Lexington Clinic is not responsible for the validity or efficacy of any clinical information or recommendation you may encounter as a participant in the group; nor is it liable for any consequences resulting from its use or misuse.