A clinic providing breast cancer screening, chemoprevention, and genetic risk evaluation for individuals at increased risk of breast cancer.
SouthCoast Health's High Risk Breast Cancer Clinic represents a multidisciplinary team of medical experts (surgeons, medical/radiation oncologists, radiologists, and genetic counselors) dedicated to breast cancer surveillance, cancer risk reduction, and patient education and advocacy. Headed by breast & endocrine surgeon Dr. Christa Jillard, this clinic provides:
Clinicians—please contact our office directly at the information below
Patients—please discuss with your primary care provider. We look forward to meeting with you.
|Savannah, GA||SouthCoast Health Surgery, Savannah, 7001 Hodgson Memorial Dr, Ste 1||912.354.6303|
In late 2016, Darkus Jenkins, a 36-year-old chemistry professor at Savannah State University, had just stopped breastfeeding her 11-month-old daughter when she noticed a lump in her breast. By early 2017, she received a diagnosis of triple negative, stage II breast cancer. At the dawn of her daughter’s young life, her own life lay in the balance.READ MORE
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