Breast Health

In Northern Minnesota, Riverwood Healthcare Center offers comprehensive breast health services and is here to answer all of your questions. Whether you need routine screenings, assessments, diagnostic work-ups, or have specific concerns about your breast health, our caring and knowledgeable staff at Riverwood will guide you down the path to a healthier you.

Routine breast checks are one of the most important ways to find breast cancer early.  In the event that you are diagnosed with breast cancer or abnormal breast screening test results, be assured that you will have access to a highly trained team of healthcare professionals to assist you. From diagnostic testing and biopsy through surgery and treatment, our caring staff takes your health personally—each step of the way. Our Oncology Care Coordinator, Jan Hegman. will help you navigate the medical system, explore treatment options and face any issues that arise as well as offer vital information and support on medical, emotional, educational and financial matters.

For women aged 40 to 64 who are unable to afford annual breast cancer screening, the Sage Program (covering breast and cervical cancer screening) can cover the cost per household income eligibility guidelines. See more information at Riverwood’s clinics in Aitkin, Garrison and McGregor are participating Sage clinics.