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Cancer Screenings & Diagnosis

When facing the prospect of cancer, you want to know—with complete certainty—that you’re receiving the best information about your condition. Rely on Avera Cancer Institute experts who use the latest diagnostic technology and techniques to deliver an accurate diagnosis.

Advanced Services

Choose Avera Cancer Institute for screenings and diagnostic services to address all types of cancer. Specialty programs include:

Breast Screening

Talk with your doctor about the breast screening program that’s right for you. When detected early, breast cancer is very treatable. Take advantage of our comprehensive breast program with the latest screening and diagnostic technology, including 3-D mammography, contrast enhanced spectral mammography (CESM), ultrasound, MRI, breast specific gamma imaging (BSGI), image guided biopsy and more.

Colon & Rectal Screening

Men and women, ages 50 years old and older, benefit from colonoscopies every 10 years. Thanks to the latest screening technology – including colonoscopy – colorectal cancer is also one of the most preventable and treatable cancers.

Genetic Testing

If you receive a diagnosis of cancer, you may wonder about your children’s risk, as well as your own future risk. Find the answers you need through genetic counseling and testing at Avera Cancer Institute.

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24/7 Cancer Support

If you live within the Avera region, you can get the support you need 24/7 and find answers to your cancer-related questions or concerns. Call or email the Avera Cancer Institute Navigation Center today.


Schedule Your Mammogram

Find an Avera mammography location near you to schedule your appointment. At some Avera locations, you may be able to schedule your mammogram appointment online or take advantage of our mobile mammography services at an outreach site close to home.

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Avera Cancer Institute Magazine

avera cancer institute magazine coverStay on top of cancer-related developments by reading the latest issue of our Avera Cancer Institute magazine.

Related Locations

Get fast access to top-quality, comprehensive cancer care close to home. Visit one of our six major Avera Cancer Institute locations or 40 outreach centers serving South Dakota, Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa and North Dakota.

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