Looking for more information about mammograms? We help to answer your questions about mammograms and how this advanced imaging technology helps diagnose breast cancer and other breast issues.

Radiologist preparing female patient for mammogram

How Important are Mammograms for Breast Cancer Prevention?

Annual Mammograms Are Essential In The Fight Against Breast Cancer One in eight women will develop invasive breast cancer in her lifetime. With the exception of skin cancer, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among American women. According to U.S. Breast Cancer Statistics,  in 2021, an estimated 281,550 new cases of invasive breast

Keeping You Safe During Your Mammogram

Keeping You Safe During Your Mammogram Multiple studies have consistently demonstrated that screening mammography saves lives. Routine yearly screenings are critical in the detection of early stage breast cancer. We at Connecticut Women’s Imaging at Premier Imaging have implemented robust and thoughtful protocols to protect you, our patients. Rest assured that the safety of our


Mammography at Age 40?

Mammography at Age 40? Early stage diagnosis offers the best prognosis for breast cancer. Mammography can detect small breast tumors years before they can be felt. Since we do not yet have a way to protect against developing breast cancer, early detection remains our best tool. Women can take a positive step in maintaining their