OhioHealth Offering Digital Mammography Services in Lewis Center
OhioHealth is pleased to offer digital mammography services at Lewis Center Medical Imaging in Delaware, Ohio.
The state-of-the-art facility at Lewis Center, provided by OhioHealth Grady Memorial Hospital, marks the 14th OhioHealth location in and around Central Ohio to offer digital mammography services. Like all other OhioHealth locations, the facility will provide the most advanced technology available along with an experienced staff of technologists and breast radiologists. The facility also makes use of MammoPad® breast cushions for increased comfort during exams.
Lewis Center Medical Imaging will continue to offer MRI, X-ray, CT scan, ultrasound and bone density testing, and will now add digital mammography services. This new mammography location – OhioHealth’s third in Delaware County – should add even more convenience for Delaware area women to receive their vital annual screening.
According to the American Cancer Society, Delaware County has one of the highest breast cancer mortality rates in Ohio. The American Cancer Society recommends annual mammography screening for women beginning at age 40. Annual screenings, as well as routine breast self-exams, can detect up to 90 percent of breast cancers at their earliest stages. Early detection through yearly screening is key for successful treatment.
Mammography services at Lewis Center Medical Imaging became fully available on July 13. Most appointments take 30 minutes or less. No physician prescriptions are necessary for women over 40. Financial assistance is available.
To schedule your mammogram at Lewis Center, or at any of OhioHealth’s 14 mammography screening locations, call 614.566.1111, or visit ohiohealth.com/breasthealth.
OhioHealth Lewis Center Medical Imaging is located at 7651 Stager’s Loop in Delaware, Ohio.