Services

Comprehensive and Compassionate Breast Care

Our medical team at the Scripps Clinic Breast Care Center in San Diego provides comprehensive care at four locations. They work with patients who have benign breast disorders, breast cancer and those at high risk of developing it.

Patients have access to state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment services and a variety of educational and emotional support programs, including:

  • A registered nurse “breast care navigator” to facilitate care and coordinate appointments
  • An oncology social worker dedicated to Scripps Clinic and Scripps Green Hospital patients
  • Comprehensive and convenient laboratory services from initial diagnosis through treatment
  • Breast cancer clinical trials
  • A dedicated breast cancer research nurse coordinator
  • Breast cancer support groups
  • Complementary therapies at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine
  • Digital imaging including mammography, MRI, and ultrasound
  • Genetic testing, screening, and exams for high-risk patients
  • In-office biopsies for palpable lesions
  • In-office ultrasounds
  • Radiation therapy including mammosite and brachytherapy
  • Surgical oncoplastic tissue closure techniques
  • The Breast Care Center library
  • Medical oncology services including new and advanced breast cancer management