Mammologist-oncologist specializes on pathologies in mammary glands. During the appointment a doctor examines and palpates the breast trying to find any densifications, asks the patient about first menstruation, period regularity, if she was pregnant, gave birth or had an abortion. Usually “bad” screening test results make patients come to this specialist. To diagnose breast cancer at an early stage, women under 40 are recommended to undergo ultrasound once a year, at an older age women should have mammography (breast radiography) or breast MRI, a more advanced approach without radiation exposure.
To get a consultation/hospitalization in OOO “Onkoklinika” you should go to the clinic residence (oncology clinic) at the place of your and take a reference (057-U) with the signature of your treating doctor and the seal of the medical organization.
The manager contacts patients just after the concilium of doctors (every Thursday) where the specialists look through all the documents and make a decision about the necessary treatment.