Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Clinic
This clinic is dedicated to all patients referred to the Breast Center of Excellence with a new diagnosis of breast cancer through any source within or outside the TTUHSC system. Specialists provide a detailed evaluation of the patient, imaging studies and pathology. A detailed multidisciplinary treatment is planned for individualized tailored approach. These cases are discussed in the tumor board with review of NCCN guidelines. A comprehensive cutting edge care incorporating surgery, systemic treatment, radiation therapy, reconstructive surgery and psycho-oncology is provided.
Multidisciplinary cancer conference is held every week, half of which is dedicated to breast cancer cases. The Center targets to present 90% of newly diagnosed breast cancers prospectively. The patients are evaluated at the multidisciplinary clinic immediately after the conference.