Today, the chance of a woman developing invasive breast cancer in her lifetime is a little less than one in eight, but for some women, the risk of developing the disease is much higher.
The High Risk Program not only identifies women at a higher risk level, but also provides individualized preventative care to reduce that risk. The program, led by Tammy Pugh, Board Certified Nurse Practitioner, specializing in cancer risk assessment and genetics, aims to educate and provide early detection of breast cancer.
Women considered at high risk have or have had
The program provides an individual risk assessment and unique plan, which may include
Once seen, patients will benefit from the expertise of a compassionate team, certified dietitian and breast cancer navigator. For more information about the High Risk Program or to make an appointment, please call 251-433-5557.Download a printable flyer.