Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer
among American women. About one in eight women in the U.S. will develop
invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime.
In 2017, an estimated 255,180 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected
to be diagnosed in women in the U.S., along with 63,410 new cases of non-invasive
breast cancer. About 85% of breast cancers occur in women who have no
family history of breast cancer, so breast care is an essential component
of every woman's wellness plan. Our comprehensive breast care center
provides all of the services needed for early detection and diagnosis
of breast cancer and other breast diseases.
The Breast Center at the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center in Livingston,
NJ, provides comprehensive breast care and wellness services essential
for good health. We offer a full range of preventive, diagnostic and treatment
services – all delivered by a caring, highly-trained staff that
understands your concerns and is always available to answer your questions.
At the Breast Center, patients can be assured of a high level of individualized
care from a multi-disciplinary highly qualified team, experienced in treating
Benefits of choosing The Breast Center at The Ambulatory Care Center
- A complete range of tests to evaluate your breast symptoms, from yearly
screening mammograms to more advanced tests including MRI, breast ultrasound
and minimally invasive breast biopsy techniques
- Experienced, dedicated physicians, radiologist, nurses and technicians
provide counseling and follow-up care, as well as support service
- Breast services located in one convenient location
- A comfortable, soothing atmosphere including private dressing rooms
- A high level of personalized care
- Consultations and examinations take place in private surroundings where
the doctor can give each patient the individual attention she or he requires.
- Technologists and the mammography staff at the Breast Center are female
to ensure comfort level of patients
- Complimentary valet parking
Conveniently located in Livingston, NJ, the Breast Center's goal is
to exceed the individual expectations of each patient, to decrease the
stress commonly associated with breast testing and to promote breast health
Accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
The Breast Center at the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center is one
of the few breast centers in New Jersey to receive accreditation from
the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), which requires
a rigorous evaluation process and performance review.
Our NAPBC accreditation reflects the high standard of care we provide for
patients with diseases of the breast, and our commitment to offering patients
every advantage when it comes to breast care.