Breast Cancer Treatment
Breast cancer patients have more hope than ever before for a full return to health. Major advances in breast cancer treatment, even during the last five years, have made treatment much less challenging for patients. Precise imaging, surgical improvements and symptom management advances have made tremendous differences to quality of life issues for breast cancer patients, as well as outcomes.
Breast cancer treatment begins with a team
At MedStar Franklin Square, our breast cancer team is committed to providing you with the latest advances in breast cancer care so your treatment is effective. Further, our nurse navigators are here to provide support, patient education and resources.
Breast cancer treatment steps
Breast cancer treatment is typically a combination of surgery and/or chemotherapy and radiation. Your breast surgeon will discuss the best approach for you, taking into account your medical history, lifestyle and personal preferences.
Breast cancer treatments at MedStar Franklin Square include:
- Breast cancer surgeries
- Breast reconstruction
- Targeted" or hormonal treatments
To make an appointment, or find out more about The Breast Center, please call 443-777-6500.