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When it comes to your breast health, we know the unknown can be scary. Here at Salinas Valley Health, you’ll meet with experienced, compassionate radiologists, sonographers, mammography technologists and our nurse navigator, who will offer the utmost care and support in a warm and relaxing environment.

Location & Hours

Advanced Technology

Our advanced breast imaging and diagnostic technologies at our Salinas Valley Health Nancy Ausonio Breast Health Center give you the most accurate results possible, and we partner with your physician to provide complete, personalized care every step of the way.

Our board-certified radiologists are extensively trained in diagnostic breast imaging and interpretation, including:

  • The Genius™ 3D Mammography™ exam
  • Breast ultrasound - Diagnostic and Screening Whole Breast
  • Stereotactic (computer-aided) biopsy with 2D and 3D capability (upright and prone positions available)
  • Ultrasound-guided biopsy
  • Screening and diagnostic breast MRI and MRI-guided biopsies
  • Bone density scanning (DEXA)

Through our breast health nurse navigator, you’ll have access to our breast health program, which provides lifetime and hereditary genetic risk assessments for all patients. Genetic testing is also available.

Comfortable Setting

For your comfort and convenience, our Salinas Valley Health Nancy Ausonio Breast Health Center features private, comfortable admission, waiting and testing areas; dedicated on-site parking; and hours that fit your busy schedule.

A referral from your physician is required for all screening and diagnostic services. Check with your insurance company to see which exams and services are covered.

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Breast Cancer Screenings and Care at the Salinas Valley Health Nancy Ausonio Breast Health Center
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