Breast Cancer Awareness
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and Hoag is here to help you take
a proactive, preventive approach to breast care. We are your partner in
breast care. For life.
Hoag Breast Center is the largest provider of breast care services in Southern
California, screening more than 40,000 women annually and is the first
and only breast center in Orange County to be designated as a
Certified Quality Breast Center of Excellence™ by the National Consortium of Breast Centers. Hoag offers several
imaging facilities conveniently located in Orange County where you can
get your annual screening mammogram. Find the
breast imaging center nearest you today.
Hoag's Recommendation for Proactive Breast Care:
1) Annual mammogram beginning at age 40. Note: women with a family history of premenopausal breast cancer or who
are known BRCA gene carriers may begin mammographic screening prior to
age 40 and should consult with their physician.
Hoag offers mammography imaging services in convenient locations throughout
Orange County: Aliso Viejo, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Irvine and Newport
Beach. Call 800-309-9729 to make an appointment or
schedule your mammogram online.
2) Be Breast Self-Aware beginning at age 20. What does being breast self-aware really mean? It means getting to know
the normal look and feel of your breasts and speaking up if you notice