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BFMC Comprehensive Breast Program

Hearing you may have breast cancer means experiencing a full range of emotions and feelings. There are so many reasons: How will it turn out? How will my life change? What does this mean for my family?

At the Baystate Franklin Medical Center Comprehensive Breast Program, we understand.  We know that we're not just treating a disease, we're caring for women with questions and concerns, with jobs and responsibilities, with lives that are deeply intertwined with their loved ones.  That's why we take the time to answer your questions and keep you informed about your care every step along the way.

The Comprehensive Breast Program at Baystate Franklin Medical Center provides complete breast care in a relaxed, comfortable environment.  In affiliation with the Baystate Regional Cancer Program, we offer educational and screening programs, and a full range of diagnostic and treatment options, including second opinions.  You can have confidence knowing that our coordinated approach to cancer care assures you of state-of-the-art treatments offering the greatest likelihood of a successful outcome.

Breast Health Services include:


- Mammotome Biopsy
- Ultrasound Guided Breast Core Biopsy
- Ultrasound Guided Cyst Aspiration
- High Risk Screening
- Access to Clinical Trials
- Reconstructive Breast Surgery
- Diagnostic Breast Ultrasound
- Stereotactic Core Biopsy
- Routine Screening Mammography
- Diagnostic Mammography
- Lymphedema Program
- Personalized Instruction in Breast Self-Exam
- Diagnostic Evaluations
- Nutritional Counseling
- Physical Therapy Programs


In addition, our team of highly-skilled health care professionals are committed to providing patient education and support services with a personal caring approach.


For more information, please call the Comprehensive Breast Program at 413-773-2251.