If a suspicious mass is discovered, there are steps to help identify the nature of the lesion – either benign or malignant. Biopsies, lumpectomies and mastectomies are some of the different procedures involved in identifying the suspicious area.
Dr. Eric Suescun, General Surgeon at Sarasota Memorial Hospital, is a former Air Force doctor. He loves what he does: making a positive & permanent change in someone’ s life.
Bridgette, a young woman at the time, performed her own self exam and discovered a lump. Without health insurance, she went through Planned Parenthood who referred her to our Breast Health Center. With a family history of breast cancer, she took charge of her health. Hear her story.
With a referral to the Breast Health Grant Program, patients can expect a quick response to a potential life changing event. From screenings to treatment, the complex process works well thanks to a coordinated effort.