Rochester General Breast Center
A Leader in Breast Cancer Care
The Rochester General Breast Center in Rochester NY is a leader in breast cancer care and treatment; is backed by the Lipson Cancer Center, a nationally recognized cancer center; and consists of experts on all aspects of breast cancer including:
- Breast cancer screening and diagnosis, including high risk breast cancer screening and genetic counseling
- Medical oncology
- Radiation oncology
- Breast surgery
- Breast reconstruction (plastic) surgery
Nearly 250,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer in the United States each year. These women are mothers, daughters, sisters, grandmothers, friends and loved ones - both young women and older women. Learning that you have breast cancer can be terrifying. However, breast cancer is not the threat that it used to be due to the latest treatment options, cutting-edge research, and skill of breast cancer specialists like those at the Rochester General Breast Center.
Improving Your Odds Against Breast Cancer
Today, about 1 of 8 women in the United States is unfortunately expected to be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. A few important steps can significantly improve your odds of enjoying a lifetime of good health.
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Online appointment request
You can request an online appointment with the breast cancer center (non-urgent), or if you would like more information or need to request an urgent appointment, call us at (585) 922-4715.
If you would like more information or need to request an urgent appointment, call us at (585) 922-4715.
The Rochester General Breast Center is the first center in New York to be recognized as a Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence™ by the National Quality Measures for Breast Centers Program from the National Consortium of Breast Centers, Inc.
The Breast Center is also involved in Mastery of Breast Surgery - a national quality improvement initiative of the American Society of Breast Surgeons.
In addition, the Rochester General Mammography Department, as a part of the Rochester General Breast Center, is designated as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR) and provides the latest in breast imaging technology and procedures.
In the News
Medical Checkup: Breast Cancer
Dr. Lori Medeiros talks to WHAM about breast cancer genetic testing and approaches to breast cancer treatment.
Breast Cancer: Early Treatment Options Studied
There is a new study suggesting that a lumpectomy may be even better than removing the whole breast when it comes to fighting breast cancer treatment options.
Lori Medeiros MD/Medical Director of the Rochester General Breast Center spoke with Channel 10’s Lia Lando about the study on Roc City Tonight.
Dr. Lori Medeiros, Medical Director of the Rochester General Breast Center, talks to Channel 13's morning news program about how genetic testing is helping alert younger women to the possibility of breast cancer. Watch the video below.
1415 Portland Avenue
Medical Office Building (MOB), Suite 245
Rochester, NY 14621
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Linden Oaks Medical Campus
20 Hagen Drive, Suite 100
Rochester, NY 14625
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Phone: (585) 922-4715
Fax: (585) 922-3950