Photo of a mammography device

Mammography is a non-invasive radiological examination of the breast using a special imaging device. A mammography exam, called a mammogram, is used to aid in the diagnosis of breast diseases in women.

Mammograms are used as a screening tool to detect early breast cancer in women with no symptoms and to detect and diagnose breast disease in women experiencing symptoms such as a lump, pain or nipple discharge.

There are different mammogram exams and procedures performed here at University of Maryland Breast Center. These exams and procedures include:

To schedule an appointment, please call 410-328-3215 or 410-328-6281 for a Breast Imaging Specialist.