(Middletown, NY) – Orange Regional Medical Center will host free breast cancer screenings on Thursday, October 16, 2008 at the Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center located at the Orange Regional Medical Pavilion at 75 Crystal Run Road in Middletown from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Participating physicians include William Goumas, M.D., F.A.C.S., Jane M. Kanowitz, M.D., Arvind Kamthan, M.D. and Howard Karpoff, M.D.
The screening will include a clinical breast exam, mammography and breast health education and training. The screening is open to women with and without health insurance. Participants of the screening must be over 40 years of age, under 40 with a high risk of breast cancer/first degree relative family history of breast cancer and must not have a primary-care physician. Appointments are limited and must be made by Tuesday, October 14, 2008. To get more information and register for the screening, please call the Orange Regional Health Connection at 1-888-321-ORMC (6762).
Orange Regional Medical Center’s Tucker Center for Cancer Care
The Tucker Center, located at Orange Regional’s Horton Campus, offers groundbreaking technology, advanced therapies and treatments, world-class surgeons, educational classes and support groups to care for the entire patient, not just the disease.
The Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center
Located at the Orange Regional Medical Center Pavilion, the Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center is designed with the convenience of patients in mind. The Center provides a comprehensive breast care program with state-of-the-art diagnostic technology and services, together with clinicians who are experts in their field – centralized in one convenient location.