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Comprehensive Breast Center

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103 W Stone Dr.
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 224-3176
36.5576411
-82.5518921

 

Dedicated breast care in Kingsport, TN

The Comprehensive Breast Center is a fully accredited center for breast health at Holston Valley Medical Center.

The center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers. The NAPBC is a non-governmental, not-for-profit organization established to recognize breast centers providing quality care.

Why choose the Comprehensive Breast Center?

Our breast center offers a wide range of breast health services from experienced breast cancer physicians and caregivers.

This team includes oncology breast navigators, who are dedicated to working with patients throughout their breast cancer journeys.

And the center meets and exceeds the quality standards established by NAPBC.

The accredited breast center provides:

  • Breast care with a broad range of state-of-the-art services
  • A multidisciplinary team approach for well-coordinated care among cancer specialists and other providers
  • Clinical trials, research and advanced breast cancer treatment options
  • Access to breast cancer prevention, early detection, and educational tools and services
  • Consistent monitoring for continually improving care

Together, these features ensure patients receive the highest quality of breast care available in the region.

Oncology breast navigators

Highly trained, personal patient advocates

Oncology breast navigators are skilled oncology nurse specialists who work with patients and their families from the point of diagnosis through treatment and recovery.

These navigators offer one-on-one education, guidance and compassionate support. And they’re invaluable resources for helping patients find their way through the often complex process of visits, treatments and questions.

These nurse navigators are trained to provide patients with special guidance, while also serving as physician liaisons. This allows your oncology physicians and nurses to concentrate on treatments and physical healing.

Breast care services and treatments

  • Breast-specific gamma imaging – or BSGI
  • Digital mammography, including 3D digital mammography
  • Breast MRI
  • Breast brachytherapy (Contura)
  • Traditional radiation therapy
  • Extensive physical therapy and rehabilitation services with lymphedema clinic
  • High-risk clinic
  • Robust clinical trials

How do I get started?

If you’re looking for more information or have questions, please contact us at (423) 224-3176.

Or talk to your primary care provider.

 

What's New

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27

The annual event will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. to noon at Bristol Regional Medical Center. The expo portion will take place in the hospital’s conference center, while the 5K takes place right outside the hospital’s main entrance. The race begins at 9 a.m. ... read more about Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post

MedAxiom announced today that it has selected Dr. Jerry Blackwell to serve as its president. The nation’s leading community of cardiovascular providers, thought leaders and innovators, MedAxiom is a subsidiary of the American College of Cardiology. ... read more about Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post.

Monday, March 25, 2019

Ballad Health regional conference on highly infectious disease preparedness

The conference, titled “Disease X: Are You Prepared?” will be held March 26 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. Attendees of the grant-funded conference will hear from nationally-recognized medical professionals about their experiences and learn how to be prepared for any disease that may impact our region. ... read more about Ballad Health regional conference on highly infectious disease preparedness.

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What's New

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27

The annual event will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. to noon at Bristol Regional Medical Center. The expo portion will take place in the hospital’s conference center, while the 5K takes place right outside the hospital’s main entrance. The race begins at 9 a.m. ... read more about Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post

MedAxiom announced today that it has selected Dr. Jerry Blackwell to serve as its president. The nation’s leading community of cardiovascular providers, thought leaders and innovators, MedAxiom is a subsidiary of the American College of Cardiology. ... read more about Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post.

Monday, March 25, 2019

Ballad Health regional conference on highly infectious disease preparedness

The conference, titled “Disease X: Are You Prepared?” will be held March 26 at Bristol Regional Medical Center. Attendees of the grant-funded conference will hear from nationally-recognized medical professionals about their experiences and learn how to be prepared for any disease that may impact our region. ... read more about Ballad Health regional conference on highly infectious disease preparedness.