Our Services


At the Chevy Chase Breast Center we know you are a wife, mother, daughter, sister or friend, not just a patient. Our greatest professional joy is seeing successfully treated women return year after year and hearing about the successes, challenges and joys of their lives.

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Three Generations

We can help if:

 

  • You have been diagnosed with breast cancer

  • You have breast cancer under age 50

  • You have an abnormal mammogram

  • You need a breast biopsy

  • You need breast cancer surgery

  • You’ve had an inconclusive needle biopsy of the breast

  • You have atypical hyperplasia or LCIS

  • You or your doctor feels a lump in your breast

  • You have an abnormal breast ultrasound or MRI

  • You have a nipple discharge

  • You have breast skin changes

  • You have breast cysts

  • You have a breast infection (mastitis or abscess)

  • You have a family history of breast cancer

  • You are concerned about your breast cancer risk

  • You are a teen or younger with a breast problem

  • You are a male with breast cancer

 

 

We provide:

  • Comprehensive Consultations

  • Second Opinions

  • Breast Cancer Risk Assessment

  • Genetic Testing for Cancer-Associated Genes

  • Coordination of Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Care

  • Breast Ultrasound

  • Breast Biopsies

  • Breast Cyst Aspirations

  • Breast Surgery 

  • Minimally Invasive Breast Biopsies

  • Ultrasound- Guided Breast Biopsies

  • Intraoperative Breast Ultrasound

  • Oncoplastic Breast Surgery

  • Breast Conserving Surgery/ Lumpectomies

  • Nipple- Sparing  Mastectomies

  • Prophylactic (Preventative) Mastectomies

  • Ultrasound- guided Lymph Node Biopsies

  • Sentinel Node Biopsies

  • Axillary Node Dissections

  • Brachytherapy Catheter Placement

  • Mediport Placement and Removal

  • Advanced Post-Operative Pain Management

  • Genomic Breast Cancer Profiling

  • Nurse Practitioner Case Manager/Nurse Navigator

  • Computer Models for Assessing Breast Cancer Risk, Prognosis and More

 

We are committed to:

 

  • State-of-the-art techniques to obtain the best medical outcomes.

  • Aesthetic methods to achieve the best cosmetic result for each patient.

  • Multidisciplinary care from specialists selected specifically for you.

  • Accessing the best doctors, medical facilities and technologies throughout the Washington metropolitan area.

  • Utilizing advanced genetic testing for treatment decisions.

  • Collaborating with our patients as partners in medical decision-making.

  • Communicating well with our patients and their doctors.

  • Considering the impact of different ages and stages of life on medical care.

  • Preserving fertility in young women with breast cancer.

  • Reducing postmenopausal symptoms in older women with breast cancer.

  • Maintaining breast-feeding in nursing mothers with breast infections or other lactation problems.

  • Prioritizing disease prevention and healthy choices.

  • Supporting the psychological and emotional needs of our patients.

  • Supporting women through the logistics of their medical journey with a nurse practitioner who is also a certified nurse navigator.