Kitty DeGree Breast Health Center

EARLY DETECTION SAVES LIVES!

Because you matter to so many people, St. Francis Medical Center wants to help keep you healthy by offering the latest technology available for early detection of breast cancer.

St. Francis Kitty DeGree Breast Health Center, located in the St. Francis Community Health Center at 2600 Tower Drive in Monroe, is proud to offer:

  • Tomosynthesis (3D) mammography
  • Digital mammography with CAD (computer-aided detection)
  • Breast MRI with CAE (computer-aided evaluation
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Tomosynthesis (3D)/stereotactic-guided breast biopsy
  • Ultrasound-guided breast biopsy
  • MRI-guided breast biopsy
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Bone density screening
  • All mammograms are read by six in-house radiologists, not by out-of-state doctors
  • Team of 19 experienced breast health experts
  • Quick turnaround time for follow-up appointments 
  • Accreditation as a Breast Center of Excellence through the American College of Radiology

Often, patients can be seen the same day. Please make an appointment for your visit to the St. Francis Kitty DeGree Breast Health Center by calling (318) 812-PINK. An order from your healthcare provider is required. Hours of service are 7 a.m. - 4:15 p.m. REMEMBER: It is important to have any new breast mass or lump, or breast change checked by a healthcare professional experienced in diagnosing breast diseases.

St. Francis also offers a Breast Cancer Support Group led by Dr. Florencetta Gibson, APRN, APMH, CNS, LMFT. For more information on the support group or how to join, please contact Kristie Skipper, Coordinator at the Kitty DeGree Breast Health Center, at (318) 966-8168.