Screenings are performed by NYS-registered radiologic technologists with advanced training in mammography. The van has a comfortable waiting area, private dressing room and a complete exam room. Stony Brook Medicine department of Radiology is accredited by the American College of Radiology and the U.S Food and Drug Administration. Mammography images are read by board-certified radiologists at Stony Brook.
*Note – on the day of your appointment
Please do not wear deodorant, perfume, powders, lotions, or creams on the breast area.
Please bring your photo ID and insurance card if insured
Must be female and 40 years of age or older
No mammograms in the past year
Not Pregnant or breastfeeding
No implants or breast tissues such as a lump or nipple discharge
Never diagnosed with breast cancer
Office visit within the past year with a gynecologist, primary care physician or internist who is willing to accept the results of the screening.
NOTE: Individuals who do not have health insurance will be processed through the cancer services program of New York if eligible.