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MetroHealth's mobile mammography unit is bringing breast cancer screenings to patients across NEO

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Posted at 7:10 AM, Aug 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-06 07:10:52-04

CLEVELAND — MetroHealth Medical Center's Mobile 3D Mammography Coach is making stops throughout Northeast Ohio to provide women with lifesaving preventive breast cancer screenings in a convenient mobile unit.

The mobile unit will have regularly scheduled dates at MetroHealth's Cleveland Heights, Parma, Bedford, Buckeye and Brecksville locations.

In 15 minutes or less, you can receive a state-of-the-art 3D mammography exam from a trained technologist at MetroHealth.

Patients can use the mobile 3D Mammography coach if they:

  • Have a valid screening mammogram order from their provider at the scheduled appointment.
  • Are at least 40 years old or older.
  • Had their last screening mammography exam performed 11 months ago or later.
  • Are not pregnant or currently breastfeeding.
  • Can easily walk up and down stairs.
  • Are not currently having breast problems or have a recent breast cancer diagnosis (within the past 2 years).

Locations:

MondaysParma Medical Center8:45 am3:15 pm
Tuesdays
Cleveland Heights Medical Center
8:45 am3:15pm
WednesdaysBedford Medical Offices
8:45 am3:15pm
ThursdaysBrecksville Health & Surgery Center8:45 am3:15pm
FridaysBuckeye Health Center8:45 am3:15pm

To schedule your screening, call 216-957-2778 or access your MetroHealth MyChart account to schedule your screening.