Mammogram Myths

Mammogram Myths

Mammograms are the gold standard for breast cancer screening. In fact, today’s mammograms allow doctors to detect up to 40% more invasive breast cancers than before.  Yet myths surrounding this life-saving screening may prevent some from getting mammograms as...
See How We Treat Varicose Veins in a Whole New Light

See How We Treat Varicose Veins in a Whole New Light

Varicose veins can be painful, itchy, fatiguing—and eliminated without surgery. Central Oregon Radiology provides Endovenous Laser Therapy (or EVLT), a minimally invasive, non-surgical procedure that uses medical lasers to treat varicose veins. This procedure offers...
Screening Benefits of Fast Breast MRI

Screening Benefits of Fast Breast MRI

Mammograms are the gold standard for breast cancer screening. However, dense breast tissue can make it difficult for doctors to detect some breast cancers with mammography alone. Fast Breast MRI, also called Abbreviated Breast or AB MRI, can detect more than twice as...