If you have come to this page, you probably have a breast lump you suspect may be breast cancer. Or perhaps your doctor has already told you that your lump is malignant (cancerous).
In either case, at St. Anthony’s Cancer Care Center we guide women through breast cancer diagnosis and breast cancer treatment with personalized treatment designed to fit you and your lifestyle. Our staff is here to support you as you travel along this journey. In fact, one of the best aspects of our program is our breast care navigator, who will guide you through each step of the process.
At St. Anthony’s Cancer Care Center, our cancer specialists approach breast cancer diagnosis with careful precision. You will undergo imaging studies and meet with one of our breast surgeons, who will talk to you about possible options and what will happen if the lump is malignant.
Depending on the size and position of the lump, you will have a breast biopsy, or surgery. If the lump is cancerous, you will have many options for treatment including chemotherapy and radiation therapy.
There are different options for treatment depending on the size of the tumor and how fast the cancer cells are growing. These treatments include: