Digital Breast Tomosynthesis, also known as 3D Mammography, is the latest clinically proven technology that provides the most accurate breast cancer screenings. Studies have shown that 3D Mammography provides a 41% increase in the detection of invasive breast cancers, 27% increase in the detection of breast cancers, and a 40% decrease in false positives. 3D Mammography takes more detailed...
Starting January 1st, when you apply for your Alaska permanent fund dividend online, select the Pick.Click.Give. option, and follow the instructions to make your donation to the Breast Cancer Detection Center of Alaska. It is only with your support that BCDC can continue to deliver breast cancer screenings and educational programs to Alaskans.
If your diagnostic mammogram indicates a need for further examination, you can now receive a breast ultrasound on the same day at BCDC, allowing for a prompt diagnosis and decreasing unnecessary worry. North Star Radiology recently began providing breast ultrasounds for BCDC patients regardless of their ability to pay.
BCDC delivers breast cancer screening services in Fairbanks and on-site in Alaskan communities where services are not readily available. BCDC accepts Medicare, Medicaid, insurance, self-pay, uninsured patients, and all income levels. Appointments at (907) 479-3909.
Delivering Breast Cancer Screenings and Educational Programs to Alaskans Since 1976