October is Breast Cancer Awareness month

BVRMC Radiologist Dr. Franze and the diagnostic imaging department.

Buena Vista Regional Medical Center is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in women.

BVRMC has been a leader in breast imaging services by being the first hospital to offer digital mammography in the state of Iowa in 2003 and the first in northwest Iowa to offer 3D mammography in 2011.

Women are notorious for putting the health needs of their family and loved ones before themselves. BVRMC’s Diagnostic Imaging Department offers a wide variety of screening and diagnostic services for women.

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