Martha Jefferson Mammography Services
Martha Jefferson Hospital is a proven leader in breast health. From education and prevention to leading-edge treatments, patients benefit from resources throughout Martha Jefferson Hospital.
Mammography is considered an invaluable tool against breast cancer, one of the most deadly types of cancer in women. Martha Jefferson’s Breast Health Center offers a calm, patient-centered environment to make breast healthcare as easy and comfortable as possible.
Breast cancer physicians of the Martha Jefferson Cancer Care Center and the Sentara Cancer Network support yearly screening mammography beginning at age 40. This recommendation continues to be endorsed by these prominent organizations: the American Cancer Society, American College of OB/GYN, American College of Radiology, American Society of Breast Disease, American College of Surgeons and the Society for Breast Imaging.