How To Prevent, Detect & Treat Breast Cancer: Advice From Breast Cancer Surgeons

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How To Prevent, Detect & Treat Breast Cancer: Advice From Breast Cancer Surgeons

With Breast Cancer Awareness month just behind us, it’s important to remember that lifestyle choices and regular screenings throughout the year are essential to reducing your risk of developing breast cancer. Even though conversations such as these can be difficult, it’s also important to know that if you are diagnosed with breast cancer, you have

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3D-Printed, Natural Breast Tissue Implants: A New Era in Reconstruction?

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Many women who overcome cancer consider getting breast reconstruction after mastectomy surgery but aren’t keen on the idea of getting silicone implants. In the future, women who want to reclaim their natural femininity may have a revolutionary solution to reconstruct breast tissue without the use of silicone.   Thanks to innovative 3D printing and dedicated

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Breast Care Tips Every Woman Needs

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Breast cancer awareness month has passed, but your breast care regimen should continue. With the help of “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Kyle Richards, Bedford Breast Center in Beverly Hills, California, is getting the word out.  Women should take these steps throughout the year: Keep up with regular screenings.  Check your breasts at

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Same Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Different Treatments

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Breast cancer is a highly complex disease with varying types and subtypes. What your friend or mom may experience may not be your situation at all. No two patients are alike, and no two breast cancer diagnoses are the same. Age, general health, medical history, and cancer specifics all play a part in your treatment

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3 Reasons to Choose Bedford Breast Center for Your Next Mammogram

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More than providing access to the most advanced imaging technology, an exceptional breast center offers a personalized and comfortable experience for its patients.  At Bedford Breast Center in Los Angeles, CA, the well-being of our patients is our focus. We believe that a friendly, home-like environment creates confidence and removes much of the stress associated

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3 Reasons to Consider 3D Mammography

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Early breast cancer detection is key to increased survival, and the timeframe for detections keeps getting earlier due to advanced screening technology. Specifically, 3D mammography is a powerful breast cancer detection tool. Unlike traditional 2D mammography that only takes one static image, a 3D mammogram takes multiple images to create a three-dimensional picture, providing radiologists

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Reducing Your Breast Cancer Risk: 6 Healthy Lifestyle Tips for Women

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While many of us have a higher genetic likelihood of a breast cancer diagnosis, there are lifestyle choices we can make to mitigate breast cancer risk. The following article discusses health strategies you can follow to reduce your risk of developing breast cancer. Bedford Breast Center offers care for breast cancer in Los Angeles, specializing

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The 5 Most Important Questions to Ask Your Breast Cancer Surgeon

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The 5 Most Important Questions to Ask Your Breast Cancer Surgeon By Heather Richardson, MD, FACS At Bedford Breast Center in Beverly Hills, CA we strive to provide our patients with the best care to ensure optimal breast health. We are passionate about screening, early detection, and curing breast cancer disease. Our team of breast

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Fibroadenoma During Pregnancy and Other Breast Health Questions Answered

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  Fibroadenoma During Pregnancy and Other Breast Health Questions Answered Breast abnormalities are certainly serious, but discovering a mass or lump in the breast during or immediately after pregnancy can be doubly frightening. Here are a few common questions answered about managing breast health before, during, and after pregnancy by our Beverly Hills breast specialists.

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Fibroadenoma: Is Surgery the Only Treatment?

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Although finding a lump in your breast is, without a doubt, an alarming discovery, the good news is that not every breast abnormality is necessarily cancer-related. One of the most common categories of breast tissue growth is a fibroadenoma, and it occurs in approximately 10 percent of women in the United States. Fibroadenomas are non-malignant

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