Breast Care

At St. Catherine Hospital our staff is dedicated to providing comprehensive and personalized breast care, treating the whole patient, body, mind, and spirit.

Location

401 E Spruce
Garden City, KS, 67846
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Our Services

Every breast patient is different and requires a personalized approach. The breast care team at St. Catherine Hospital will develop a plan tailored to meet your needs, using the latest screening and diagnostic tools available for treatment.

Comprehensive breast care

Breast Care

Comprehensive breast care

  • Pathology, following all CAP protocols
  • Bi-weekly interdisciplinary breast conference - providing the opportunity for prospective case review
  • Breast Cancer Nurse Navigator
  • Genetic evaluation and management (available in conjunction with KU Medical Center)
  • Surgical care including Lumpectomy, Mastectomy, Lymph node surgery, and Sentinel node/axillary dissection
  • Plastic surgery consultation
  • Experienced nursing and support staff
  • Medical/radiation oncology consultation and treatment
  • Clinical trial availability
  • Patient education, support and rehabilitation
  • Lymphedema
  • Survivorship Program
  • Specialized patient support
  • On site Oncology Psychotherapy services available
  • Support and rehabilitation services
  • Educational resources
  • Prevention and early detection programs
  • Breast cancer clinical trials available through Midwest Cancer Alliance
  • Breast conserving surgery option for majority of early stage patients receive a comprehensive care plan
  • Reconstructive surgery options are available to breast surgery patients
Benefits of a breast center

Breast Care

Benefits of a breast center

  • Prompt diagnosis and treatment
  • Elimination of barriers to care
  • Improving patient satisfaction and preparedness
  • Ensuring timely delivery of services
  • Breast Program Coordinator
  • Breast Patient Nurse Navigator
  • Breast Survivorship Navigator
  • Patients are managed by an interdisciplinary team
  • Prevention and early detection programs

Breast program coordinator

  • Collaborates with healthcare providers to coordinate seamless cancer care
  • Ensure standards and guidelines for cancer diagnosis and treatment are followed

Breast patient nurse navigator

  • Guidance through the healthcare system
  • Access to community resources, support programs and education
  • Identify and address physical, emotional, spiritual and psychosocial needs

Breast survivorship navigator

  • Support after your treatment is complete  
  • Coordination of care with your primary care providers    
  • Development of a cancer survivorship care plan
  • Access to supportive care, wellness programs and nutritional support and referral to all other services as necessary

Clinical trials nurse

  • Provide information for available clinical trials through Heartland Cancer Center
  • Phase 2 and 3 clinical trials are done locally in Garden City in conjunction with Heartland Cancer Center and the Midwest Cancer Alliance

Our breast care services include:

  • Risk assessment and screening
  • Evaluation and management of benign breast disease
  • Cancer treatment locally to save you time and streamline treatment
  • Option of breast conservation surgery
  • Comprehensive care plan
  • A plan is in place to assure follow-up surveillance of breast patients

Patient Resources