An annual screening mammogram is recommended for women beginning at age of 40, according to the American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI). The American Cancer Society also recommends that women have the choice to begin mammography screening at age 40. For the complete, updated ACS guidelines, click here. Federal Way Women's Center makes getting your annual screening mammogram easy with our conveniently located center.
Ultrasound bounces high-frequency sound waves off parts of the body and captures the returning “echoes” as images. There is no radiation exposure or injections with this exam.
At Federal Way Women's Center, we know you have a choice in where you go for breast imaging services, such as annual screening mammograms and diagnostic services like diagnostic mammograms, breast ultrasound and breast MRI. That’s why we offer you a comforting experience and fast results so you can quickly get the answers you need.
Biopsies help gather more information on a lump or mass, or other abnormal condition in the body. These procedures are performed on-site by our medical doctors.
A DXA bone scan is a fast, non-invasive bone mineral density exam that uses X-ray to detect low bone mass and monitor the effects of bone mass therapy for patients with osteoporosis.