Sadie and Annabelle Garbar Breast Care Center
For almost 20 years, the Sadie and Annabelle Garbar Breast Care Center has continued to be the only program in El Paso providing comprehensive care to area women with breast disease. The program has evolved and is now dedicated to providing quality, comprehensive and integrated care for diagnosis, treatment and education to all women in the Paso del Norte area with breast diseases as well as developing a clinical and laboratory program to study the prevention, early detection and treatment of breast cancer.
- Maintain a center for the evaluation and treatment of breast disease including same-day consultation by surgery, medical oncology and radiation therapy
- Provide education in the evaluation and treatment of breast disease
- Participate in research including participation in national clinical trials and independent faculty research
- Create an environment for multicultural education on breast disease
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