University Breast Center
University Breast Center (UBC) is committed to the early detection of breast cancer through the latest in screening technologies, education, and treatment. An optimal breast health program includes yearly physical exam and annual mammography screening. For many women, there is a feeling of anxiety that something may be found in the breast. University Breast Center knows that our patients need and deserve sensitivity, compassion and concern at this anxious time. From our scheduling personnel to our physicians, our staff continually strives to deliver the quality care that each patient deserves. The breast health team believes not only in providing the highest standard of medical care, but also in educating our patients to partner in their own breast health care.
Each patient evaluation is tailored by the breast radiologist to meet the specific needs of the patient. Our teams of professionals provide emotional and physical support throughout every step. A professional, compassionate and caring atmosphere are the trademarks of the patient experience at University Breast Center.
Call 865.305.9069 or toll-free 877.4UB.CMAM (877.482.2626) for more information.
We offer experienced board certified and fellowship trained radiologists who specialize in breast imaging and diagnostic procedures to rule out or diagnose breast cancer. Our staff includes registered technologists with specialized certification in mammography, ultrasound and clinical breast exam.
We provide all aspects of breast imaging, including screening and diagnostic mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI and Breast Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI). Our providers also perform stereotactic, ultrasound and MRI-guided percutaneous biopsy procedures. Our equipment is state-of-the-art including full field digital mammography, ultrasound systems and tomosynthesis.
Center of Excellence
Recognized as a prestigious Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology
Achieved 3-year accreditation by the American College of Surgeons National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers
Recognized as an accredited Breast MRI Facility by the American College of Radiology
Why should I have my imaging exam done at an accredited facility?
When you see the gold seals of accreditation prominently displayed in our imaging facility, you can be sure that you are in a facility that meets standards for imaging quality and safety.
To achieve the ACR Gold Standard of Accreditation, our facility's personnel qualifications, equipment requirements, quality assurance, and quality control procedures have gone through a rigorous review process and have met specific qualifications. It's important for patients to know that every aspect of the ACR accreditation process is overseen by board-certified, expert radiologists and medical physicists in advanced diagnostic imaging.
What does ACR accreditation mean?
- Our facility has voluntarily gone through a vigorous review process to ensure that we meet nationally-accepted standards of care.
- Our personnel are well qualified, through education and certification, to perform mdical imaging, interpret your images, and administer your radiation therapy treatments.
- Our equipment is appropriate for the test or treatment you will receive, and our facility meets or exceeds quality assurance and safety guidelines.
What does the gold seal mean?
When you see the ACR gold seal, you can rest assured that your prescribed imaging test will be done at a facility that has met the highest level of imaging quality and radiation safety.The facility and its personnel have gone through a comprehensive review to earn accreditation status by the American College of Radiology (ACR), the largest and oldest imaging accrediting body in the U.S. and a professional organization of 34,000 physicians.