What is the Triple-Check Digital Screening Mammography program?
If a physician has ordered a routine screening digital mammogram, the patient will automatically be placed into our Triple-Check program, where every mammogram is carefully reviewed for abnormalities by two radiology physicians and checked again with a sophisticated, computer-aided detection system for a third evaluation. There is no additional charge for the additional opinions. Triple-checking insures the best care possible – 3 different checks, for 3 times the peace of mind. Why is it important to have two physicians evaluate a Digital Screening Mammogram? Identifying abnormalities in breast tissue is very difficult. Large research studies have shown that having two doctors perform a separate evaluation of each mammogram and then comparing their opinions significantly increases the likelihood of identifying cancer. How does the Triple-Check program work? Our screening mammography program is designed to insure that all digital screening mammography images will be evaluated by two bre