Tulane Lakeside Hospital
This clinic offers state-of-the-art care for overall breast health. This is accomplished by a comprehensive, multidisciplinary breast care team. The entire spectrum of clinical and support services are offered.
Our one-stop mammography center offers patients results while they wait and we provide free gynecological cancer screenings on a monthly basis. Several of our faculty members are basic scientists, hard at work in our research laboratories performing the basic research that will help to unravel the mysteries of breast and gynecological cancers. Our clinicians provide our patients with the most up-to-date cancer treatments with state-of-the art equipment, as well as access to clinical research trials, including the STAR breast cancer prevention trial and the M0384 telephone peer counseling trial for those dealing with a recurrence of breast cancer.
Our multidisciplinary approach to medical and surgical treatment of breast disease includes a team of doctors, geneticists, nurses, counselors, physical therapists and specialized technicians to provide the most advanced therapies, interventions and techniques available. Our team includes:
We also offer counseling through Patricia Trost Friedler Cancer Counseling Center that has support groups for patients and their family members as well as being a valuable resource library.
|Abigail Chaffin, MD
Steven D. Jones, MD, MPH
Tulane Breast Surgery Center