Welcome to the Breast Health Program at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center
Breast health is about more than treating the body. It’s caring for the whole self. At the MedStar Breast Health Program at MedStar Health: Breast Health Program at MedStar Washington Hospital Center MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center, our team will guide you through your treatment journey, explaining all of your options and listening to what you have to say to ensure the best outcomes.
Our multidisciplinary team provides comprehensive support for both men and women. We treat a wide range of breast conditions, including breast cancer, benign breast diseases, and non-cancerous breast tumors. We also follow women who are at increased risk of developing breast cancer. Plus, as part of MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute, we have access to the most up-to-date resources, including cutting-edge genetic testing and clinical trials.
Our new cancer center has dedicated specialists, advanced technology, and compassionate staff who will put you at ease and treat your cancer. We also offer a state-of-the-art infusion center and a newly renovated women’s imaging suite, featuring both traditional and 3-D mammography with SmartCurve. In addition, patients contacting us requesting a second opinion are seen within 48 hours, Monday through Friday.
When it comes to cancer, you want the best care possible. We bring unmatched expertise, as well as the latest therapies and research to the Southern Maryland region—providing access to the highest quality care, close to where you live and work. Getting an appointment is easy and parking is free!
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Gina J. Kim-Ahn, MD
Diagnostic Radiology & Breast Imaging
Patricia Barbara Wehner, MD
Lesa Marks Poinsett, CRNP
Andrew Satinsky, MD
Raffat Tahira Ahmad, MD
Samer Jabbour, MD
Reconstructive Plastic Surgery & Plastic Surgery
Stephen Eric Rubenstein, MD
MedStar Health participates with most major health insurance plans. Please contact your insurance company to make sure your plan is covered.
As part of MedStar Georgetown Cancer Institute, the MedStar Breast Health Program at MedStar Southern Maryland Hospital Center continuously meets the rigorous standards that are required to earn recognition from some of the nation’s most highly regarded accrediting bodies. This includes:
- Accreditation with Commendation from the American College of Surgeons Committee on Cancer
- Certification from the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s Quality Oncology Practice Initiative program
- Accreditation from the American College of Radiology
Breast Cancer Support Group
Providing support to survivors and those currently undergoing treatment for breast cancer.
Virtual meeting, the first Monday of each month, 6-7 pm. To learn how to join, call 240-695-6904 or email Christine.Taylor@medstar.net.
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