Expertise and rankings

Mayo Clinic breast cancer specialists have the experience and resources to provide you with exactly the care you need.

Experience you can trust

Mayo Clinic doctors have extensive experience diagnosing and treating breast cancer. Each year, Mayo Clinic specialists care for about 9,000 people with invasive breast cancer.

Advanced diagnosis and treatment

Mayo Clinic offers advanced breast cancer screening and diagnostic services, including digital mammography, breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), molecular breast imaging, ultrasound, stereotactic breast biopsies, image-guided breast biopsies and surgical biopsies. Mayo Clinic's breast specialists understand the anxiety associated with a breast concern or condition and work to give you a prompt, accurate diagnosis.

Mayo Clinic doctors will work with you to review all of your treatment options and choose the treatment that best suits your needs and goals. The range of treatments offered to women with breast cancer includes chemotherapy, radiation therapy, hormone therapy, targeted therapy and many types of surgical procedures, such as sentinel lymph node biopsy, lumpectomy, mastectomy and a variety of reconstruction options. Many clinical trials are done at Mayo Clinic using the latest research to develop and test new treatments for breast cancer.

Nationally recognized expertise

Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn., Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla., and Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., are ranked among the Best Hospitals for cancer by U.S. News & World Report.

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center meets strict standards for a National Cancer Institute comprehensive cancer center, which recognizes scientific excellence and a multidisciplinary approach to cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment