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Breast Health

Your breast health can have a vital impact on your overall health and well-being. Stay ahead of breast cancer and other breast diseases with the help of Avera’s dedicated team of breast experts.

Comprehensive Care

Find the breast care you need for each stage of your journey – from prevention and screening, to diagnosis, treatment, survivorship care and beyond.

Take advantage of Avera’s wide variety of breast care services, including:

If you think you may be at high risk for breast cancer due to family history or genetic mutations, ask your doctor about Avera’s High-Risk Breast Cancer Prevention Clinic.

Dedicated Breast Health Expertise

National Accreditation Program for Breast CentersBased on the experience of more than 30 years in breast surgery and treatment, you can trust our dedicated breast care team to deliver the care that best meets your needs. From breast surgeons and oncologists to registered nurses, patient navigators and radiologists, your care team collaborates for your overall well-being.

And you can rely on Avera Breast Center in Sioux Falls, SD, for the highest standard of care because we’re recognized as one of the best in the nation and accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).

Breast Cancer Consultations

After receiving a breast cancer diagnosis, be sure to visit the Avera Breast Center for second consultation services through the Breast Cancer Consult Clinic. You get a second, third and fourth opinion – all in one visit! Save time and money while you find the information that helps you decide which treatment options fit your needs.

Multidisciplinary Team

Your progress is reviewed by our multidisciplinary team, which includes:

  • Breast cancer research professionals
  • Breast health navigators
  • Genetic counselors
  • Medical and radiation oncologists
  • Pathologists
  • Radiologists
  • Social workers
  • Surgeons and plastic surgeons

Your Customized Treatment Plan

You and your doctors explore and evaluate every option to help your care team as they develop a customized plan to treat the cancer in a way that best fits your particular situation.

Navigate Your Options

Partner with a breast health navigator, who serves as a knowledgeable, supportive guide from the time of initial imaging and diagnosis to treatment and follow-up care.

Through your navigator, you’ll receive the information and support you need for decision making in every step of your journey. Find confidence in her commitment to understanding your unique needs and assisting you as your specific care plan unfolds.

Breast Health Resources

Visit our Breast Cancer Resource Center to browse our video library on topics about breast health and breast cancer survivorship. You can also learn more about breast health topics in our health library.

No matter where you are in the cancer journey, check out Be a Survivor for information about breast cancer diagnosis, treatment and recovery.

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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Feel Better Now

You’re too busy to be sick. You need to see a doctor, but you don’t have time to make an appointment. Choose the AveraNow app for fast access to a video chat with an Avera primary care provider. Even if you’re not already part of the Avera family, AveraNow works for you.

Live Better. Live Balanced. Avera.

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