PinnacleHealth Breast Care is hosting an community open house Thursday, December 12, 5-7:30 p.m. at the new office at the Belvedere Medical Center, 850 Walnut Bottom Road, Carlisle. The office expanded access to the PinnacleHealth Breast Care Center
, a member of an elite group of breast care centers accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers.
PinnacleHealth Breast Surgeon Katherine Barton, MD, FACS
, provides patients with the highest quality, comprehensive, contemporary diagnosis and treatment for both cancerous and noncancerous breast conditions, including high-risk counseling. The high risk clinic is for any patient concerned about their risk in developing breast cancer. During this consultation, patients will meet with a risk assessment nurse to review the family history and can provide genetic testing if applicable. The consult also includes an exam and evaluation by a breast surgeon or nurse practitioner and assistance from a nurse navigator.
The team includes board-certified breast surgeons
Lisa Torp, MD, FACS, Brynn Wolff, MD and Katherine Barton, MD, FACS, Peggy Hummel, CRNP, and Cecily Lamb, nurse navigator. They provide special attention to individual diagnosis and tailor treatment plans to provide the best clinical and cosmetic outcome possible.
DATE: Thursday, December 12, 2013
TIME: 5-7:30 p.m. .
LOCATION: Belvedere Medical Center, 850 Walnut Bottom Road, Carlisle
Please join PinnacleHealth staff to take a tour of the new office and meet Dr. Barton and staff. Refreshments will be served.
For more information, please call the PinnacleHealth oneLine at (717) 231-8900 or firstname.lastname@example.org
. All registered guests will receive a gift at the event (while supplies last). Walk-ins are welcome too.
About PinnacleHealth System
PinnacleHealth is a not-for-profit healthcare system dedicated to improving the health and quality of life for the people of Central Pennsylvania since 1873. A proven leader in medical innovation, PinnacleHealth offers a wide range of services from primary care to the most complex surgeries and Magnet recognition for nursing excellence. The healthcare network includes four campuses (Community, West Shore, Harrisburg and Polyclinic). The West Shore Hospital will open in Hampden Township in 2014. The five-story hospital will include 108 beds with an emergency department, medical/surgical care, cardiology, orthopedics, chronic disease management, and private patient rooms. Medical services, including family practice, imaging, outpatient surgery and oncology are offered at multiple locations throughout the region. For a complete list of services, visit our website at www.pinnaclehealth.org