About the Cancer
Whether you are in need of breast cancer screening, a consultation with a breast surgeon, genetic testing or interested in breast health, Georgetown Lombardi is committed to connecting you to our breast health services and research. We are dedicated to providing the best professional care, delivered with compassion, for all patients and to provide you with the most current breast health information and resources. Along with cutting-edge cancer care, we offer a program of innovative clinical trials and a full range of supportive care services to improve our patients' health and quality of life.
Current information about breast cancer (Breast Cancer Treatment, Male Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer and Pregnancy, Inflammatory Breast Cancer), incidence and survival statistics, treatment options, causes and prevention, coping strategies, clinical trials, and research, are available online from the National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health.
What We Offer
- Breast Health Services
(Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer and Pregnancy, Inflammatory Breast Cancer, and others)
- Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention
- Patient and Family Resources
- Clinical Trials
Through the MedStar Health network, MedStar Lombardi/Georgetown University Hospitital, we are pleased to offer you access to our cutting-edge clinical trials.
- Faculty Experts
Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center experts are dedicated to providing the best professional care, delivered with compassion, for all.
- Research Advocacy
Georgetown Breast Cancer Advocates (GBCA)
Breast Cancer advocates and survivors, working together with researchers, clinicians and other stakeholders to ensure research is patient-centered, innovative, evidence-based and accessible.
Georgetown Lombardi's world-renowned Research Faculty are discovering cancer risk factors, designing effective prevention strategies, and learning how to detect cancers earlier. They are developing and testing the cancer treatments of tomorrow - targeted therapies that will improve both survival and quality of life. They are making progress toward the ultimate goal: to eradicate cancer.