Monday - Friday 0730 - 1530
Please arrive 15 minutes early to complete your paperwork.
An adequate mammogram study requires optimal compression of
your breasts. The study should be scheduled during the time of the month
that your breasts are the least tender. If you think that the scheduled
appointment falls during the time that your breasts will be most tender, please
reschedule your appointment. If you have to cancel or reschedule your
appointment for any other reason, please call the mammography clinic at the
number listed above and leave a message on the voice mail if we are unable to
answer your call at that time.
If you have breast implants, you must first inform the
appointment clerk at the time of scheduling. This study requires longer
Please shower before your appointment, but DO NOT APPLY
DEODORANT, powder or lotion under your arms or in your chest area and wear a
If you had a mammogram at another hospital or clinic,
either military or civilian, please inform the mammogram appointment clerk so
that a release form can be signed by you and the films can be sent for from the
previous facility. If you live near the facility, please make every effort
to obtain these films and bring them to your appointment. This will enable
us to complete the report for your healthcare provider without any delay.
Please DO NOT call this department for your results.
The results of your mammogram will be available to your healthcare provider in
this hospital via the computer system within four working days. For an
outside provider, the results will be faxed or mailed within ten working days.
You will receive a letter with the results of the mammogram by mail within
thirty days. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact
the mammography clinic or your healthcare provider who ordered the mammogram.