The Breast Clinic is an association between St Andrew's Hospital, Dr Jones & Partners - medical imaging practice, and a selection of Adelaide's leading surgeons specialising in breast care. This multidisciplinary service provides specialist knowledge in the fields of breast imaging, diagnosis and treatment - all within one private area adjacent to the main hospital entrance.
A comprehensive range of medical imaging facilities is available including:
- stereotactic mammography
- high-resolution ultrasound
If required, further imaging can be arranged through Dr Jones and Partners, for another day, including:
- nuclear medicine
The clinic's objective is to:
- attend to patient's medical needs in the shortest possible time
- provide access to the specialist knowledge of South Australia's best surgeons and radiologists
Some patients may be apprehensive. The Breast Clinic’s medical team will do their utmost to minimise any discomfort. A nurse is in the clinic to offer support and assistance as required and a referral to a specialist Breast Care Nurse can be made if required.
It should be noted, that every patient will be provided with the results of their assessment and any treatment recommendations before they leave the clinic.
Telephone: (08) 8408 2151