The Huntington Cancer Center has one of the area’s premiere breast cancer facilities. Our specialists are highly experienced in the most advanced breast cancer treatments, and we are constantly seeking out treatment innovations to improve outcomes and decrease comfort for our patients, from shorter courses of radiation therapy, to incorporating proven supplemental therapies through our integrative oncology program. Your care team will help you craft a custom treatment plan that’s right for you.
Amy Polverini, M.D., Director of Breast Surgery
“Patients in our breast cancer program have access to something special: world class facilities and a superb multidisciplinary team, excellent treatment options, and a breadth of support services that can’t be matched by larger hospitals in the area.
– Amy Polverini, M.D., director of breast surgery [[PLEASE PLACE IN MED DIRECTOR HIGHLIGHT FORMAT]]
Treatment Options for Breast Cancer
Clinical trials may also be available as you and your doctor explore treatment options.
Genetic testing involves testing for two known breast cancer genes. Identification of a breast cancer gene can have significant implications on your future risk of a new breast cancer or ovarian cancer, and may be helpful in helping you and your doctors determine the best treatment option and follow-up/surveillance plan for you.