Breast cancer will affect one in eight US women in their lifetime. It is the second most common form of cancer for women behind skin cancer. At Carolinas HealthCare System’s Levine Cancer Institute, we’ve put together a team of nationally recruited physicians focused on using the latest technology in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer.
Levine Cancer Institute is accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.
There are a variety of ways that breast cancer is diagnosed. Depending on what your doctor finds, he or she may suggest one or all of the following diagnostic tests:
Physicians at Levine Cancer Institute have the experience and expertise to help you select the right treatment for your breast cancer. Together with your medical team, you will discuss the risks and benefits of treatment and develop a plan.
Breast Cancer Treatment Options May Include:
Levine Cancer Institute is committed to offering breakthrough research that leads to innovative medical solutions. Our clinical trials for breast cancer are designed to improve the treatment of cancer as well as the treatment of recurrent or advanced cancer. Learn more about our breast cancer clinical trials.
The cancer care process can feel confusing and overwhelming at times – often involving physical, financial and emotional challenges for you and your family. From diagnosis to survivorship, we have numerous resources available to support you during your treatment experience.