Breast Cancer | Sturdy Memorial Hospital | Attleboro, MA

Breast Cancer

Regular breast screening is the best way to maintain breast health and detect cancer in its early stages when it's most treatable. We offer the most advanced diagnostics to aid in the early detection of disease. These include: mammography, ultrasound, PET-CT, specialized breast biopsies, and pathology services.

Treatment Options

Surgeon holds Mammogram filmYour care team will work with you to develop a treatment plan specific to your medical needs. We offer a wide range of breast cancer therapies including medical oncology, radiation therapy and surgical options specific to breast cancer.

Surgery for Breast Cancer

  • Breast conservation surgery with lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy
  • Mastectomy
  • Mastectomy with immediate reconstruction
  • Partial breast irradiation with implantable intra-operative radiotherapy
  • Intra-operative ultrasound, biopsy, and excision

Upcoming Events

  • Oct
    24
    Wednesday
    6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Our Oncology Department holds a Breast Cancer Support Group on a regular basis for those undergoing treatment for breast cancer, as well as survivors.
  • Oct
    25
    Thursday
    5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    Schedule your mammogram during our extended hours where we will provide refreshments and have experts from nursing, radiology, and nutrition services to provide support and answer any questions!
  • Ongoing
    Healthy Steps combines gentle movements, dance, and music to improve overall wellness, as well as emotional well-being and self-image.
  • Ongoing
    Strength ABC is a gradual weight training program designed for all breast cancer survivors.

Learn More

For more information about Cancer Care Program at Sturdy Memorial Hospital, call our oncology department at 508-236-7010 or 508-236-7012.