Patient Centered Care

The Comprehensive Breast Center at SAMC offers superb patient  centered care.

Our breast cancer treatment team meets with patients within one week of a positive breast cancer diagnosis. This multi-disciplinary team consists of:
• Board Certified Radiologist
• Board Certified General Surgeon
• Board Certified Medical Oncologist
• Board Certified Radiation Oncologist
• Registered Nurse Navigator
• UAB Clinical Research Nurse Navigator
• Certified Prosthesis Fitter

During this consultation, the treatment team will:
• Discuss your diagnosis and treatment options
• Present you with the most favorable treatment plan
• Answer any questions ( family members are welcome )
• Conclude meeting with an immediate plan of action

Support Groups – join either of them for encouragement and education.
• I’m 2 Young 4 Breast Cancer
• Pink Ambassadors