Avon Comprehensive Breast Care Program

For women in the United States, breast cancer death rates are higher than those for any other cancer, with the exception of lung cancer. Fortunately, San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center (The General) is committed to providing complete breast cancer services through the Avon Comprehensive Breast Care Program. The Avon Breast Center provides state-of-the-art breast imaging, diagnostic evaluation and patient education, while the weekly inter-disciplinary breast clinic provides comprehensive care in surgical and treatment options, genetic counseling and testing, lymphedema evaluation and treatment, cancer education and culturally sensitive research. The Avon Program has an extensive network of culturally diverse [...]