The Five Questions to Ask Your Physician
Communication is the key to any successful doctor-patient relationship.
To help make the most out of your next appointment with your primary care
physician or OB/GYN, here are
five valuable questions to ask:
Use these questions as a guide and include additional questions you may
have that are specific to you. No question is too minor.
Helpful tips for leading a proactive lifestyle
As a trusted advocate in breast care, Hoag recommends that you, and all
women, take a proactive approach to your breast health, including clinical
breast exams by a health care professional. Knowing how your breasts routinely
feel and look is valuable in the case that changes occur so you can discuss
them with your physician.
In addition, there are many ways you can reduce your risk through nutrition,
healthy lifestyle, breastfeeding, and environmental factors. We encourage
you to learn more about all the ways you can reduce the risk of breast cancer.
Continuum of awareness
Whether it is time for your annual breast screening or you have an area
of concern, it is extremely valuable for you to be proactive in your breast health.
Hoag’s comprehensive breast program offers the most advanced screening
technologies, along with a compassionate and specialized breast care team.
With a multidisciplinary approach that includes awareness, prevention,
early detection, use of promising therapies, and extensive complementary
support programs, our team at Hoag is here to help you with your specific
breast health needs.
Schedule your mammogram today.