Breast Health

Women of any ethnicity can get breast cancerJust as you are unique, so are the many issues related to the health of your breasts. We recognize what can make one person’s diagnosis different from another’s.

With a multidisciplinary team that includes nurse navigators, skilled surgeons and experienced radiologists and techs, Mercy Breast Center works to customize treatment plans for each of our patients which, in turn, leads to better outcomes.

Whether you have been diagnosed with a non-cancerous breast disease or breast cancer, our team of breast health experts will guide you through every step of treatment and recovery. Our goal is to deliver the latest diagnostic, treatment, and rehabilitation services available in a personal and compassionate environment.

Breast Cancer Awards

NAPBC logoThe Breast Program at Mercy Catholic Medical Center offers skilled and experienced physicians, advanced diagnostic and treatment technology and personalized, compassionate care. In 2016, the Breast Program was granted a three-year/full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).

Receiving care at an NAPBC-accredited center ensures that you will have access to:

  • Full continuum of care from early diagnosis to survivorship 
  • A multidisciplinary team to coordinate the best treatment options 
  • Information about ongoing clinical trials and new treatment options 
  • A breast nurse navigator to guide your way

BICOE logoBoth Mercy Fitzgerald and Mercy Philadelphia have received the Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation and are accredited in digital mammography, breast ultrasound, stereotactic biopsy and breast MRI. This designation is awarded to breast imaging centers that achieve excellence by seeking and earning accreditation in all of the American College of Radiology’s voluntary breast-imaging accreditation programs.

Nazareth Hospital is accredited by the American College of Radiology in digital mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI.

For more information about our Breast Center, please call:
Mercy Fitzgerald at 610.237.7922
Mercy Philadelphia at 215.748.9530
Nazareth Hospital at 215.333.4894