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Breast Imaging

Breast Imaging Centers That See the Full Picture

As a mother, wife, daughter, sister, employee and best friend, you are constantly looking out for others. We feel it is time someone did the same for you. At Fairfax Radiology, our number one commitment is you. That is why we offer breast imaging services at multiple facilities throughout Northern Virginia with morning, evening and weekend hours for your convenience, as well as:

  • The highest quality Digital Mammography with 3D that assures the lowest possible radiation dose
  • Radiologists who are specially trained in breast imaging interpretation and intervention
  • Accreditation by the American College of Radiology (ACR) for all of our breast imaging centers
  • Designation of our Breast Diagnostic Center as an ACR Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (the first in the Washington, DC area) with accreditations in Mammography, Breast Ultrasound, Stereotactic Breast Biopsy and Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Certification from the FDA
  • Full spectrum of comprehensive care from routine screenings to the most advanced follow-up exams
  • Medical radiology reports delivered promptly to your referring physician and patient results written in terms you can understand and available securely online for you

Click on any of our breast procedures below to learn more.

List of Procedures in this Category

Breast Ultrasound

A noninvasive procedure that uses sound waves to create an image of the tissues inside your breast.

Breast MRI

A noninvasive test that uses an intravenous contrast, magnetic field, radio waves, and a computer to produce detailed images of the breast's soft tissue.

Automated Breast Ultrasound Screening (ABUS)

An advanced breast cancer-screening tool that can help uncover cancer that may be hidden in women with dense breasts.

Image-Guided Breast Biopsy

A non-surgical procedure that uses the aid of an imaging device to guide a Radiologist while performing a Biopsy on a breast lump or mass.

Tomosynthesis/3D

A Mammogram that captures multiple images from several angles, allowing Radiologists to more thoroughly examine breast tissue one thin section at a time.

Diagnostic Mammography

A special X-ray of the breast that may be performed if there are signs or symptoms that require further evaluation.

Breast Cyst Aspiration

The removal of fluid from a breast cyst that decreases the pressure (relieving any pain) and allows for the testing of cells.

Screening Mammography

A Mammogram that is performed when you have no breast symptoms and is used to "screen" for an unsuspected abnormality.