Avera Medical Group Comprehensive Breast Care provides diagnosis, surgery and long-term follow-up care for breast cancer and other breast diseases.
Avera McKennan is fully accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers, administered by the American College of Surgeons.
Avera uses a variety of cutting-edge technologies, including IntraOperative Electron Radiation Therapy, which provides radiation while the patient is undergoing cancer surgery, allowing radiation to be delivered directly to the tumor. Other procedures include:
- Oncoplasty, which focuses on reshaping the breast at the time of a lumpectomy
- Lymph node removal
- Mastectomy reconstruction