Mammography

Mammography is a type of imaging that uses a low-dose X-ray system to examine breasts. A mammography exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the early detection and diagnosis of breast diseases.  

Why Choose Bronson for Mammography?

  • We’re committed to making sure you feel informed, prepared and comfortable – feel free to ask us any questions
  • Five convenient locations
  • Local board-certified radiologists interpret images
  • Radiologists who specialize in mammography
  • Your doctor receives timely, accurate and reliable test results to share with you
  • Accredited in mammography by the American College of Radiology

Conditions We Treat

  • Benign breast tumors and lumps
  • Breast cancer
  • Breast infections and inflammations
  • Breast pain (mastalgia)
  • Fibrocystic breast changes
  • Nipple problems and discharge

Mammography Services 

  • Breast tomosynthesis – creates a three-dimensional (3-D) image of the breast
  • Computer-aided detection (CAD) – uses computer software to search for abnormal areas of density, mass or calcification that may indicate the presence of cancer
  • Diagnostic mammogram – used to evaluate the area of concern on an abnormal screening exam
  • Digital mammogram – replaces X-ray film with solid-state detectors that convert X-rays into electrical signals that can then be seen on a computer screen
  • Screening mammogram – shows changes in the breast up to two years before a patient or physician can feel them

Locations for Mammography

For More Mammography Information

  • To schedule a mammogram at our Battle Creek location, call (269) 245-8666. To schedule a mammogram at one of our Kalamazoo, Paw Paw or Portage locations, call (269) 341-8700.
  • Learn about Bronson’s breast health services.
  • To learn more about specific mammography procedures, visit the mammography page at www.RadiologyInfo.org.    
  • Contact Bronson HealthAnswers at (269) 341-7723, (800) 451-6310 or answers@bronsonhg.org. Our hours are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.