Breast Imaging Unit
The Mammography/Breast Imaging Unit was officially opened by Prof. Tom Keane on 08th May 2009. It is part of a multidisciplinary breast service aiming to provide high quality care in a safe, friendly and confidential environment to symptomatic and asymptomatic patients alike. Beaumont Hospital is one of eight designated cancer centres within Ireland set up by the National Cancer Control Programme.
Our Breast Unit comprises of two mammography rooms and two breast ultrasound rooms with access to an MRI scanner. There are three consultant radiologists, nine radiographers, two healthcare assistants and two administration staff working within the unit. Opening hours are Monday to Friday 8.30 am – 4.15 pm.
The following examinations and procedures which are carried out in the Mammography/Breast Imaging Unit:
- Breast Ultrasound
- Image Guided Core Biopsies
- Breast MRI
Telephone: (01) 8092279
Fax: (01) 7974799
(During peak clinic times the phone may be on voicemail but all calls are checked by administration staff and returned)