Middletown, NY – Orange Regional Medical Center’s Ray Moody, M.D. Breast Center and Orange Regional Medical Group, in partnership with Orange County Cancer Services, will offer free mammograms on Saturday, September 19 from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center located at the Orange Regional Medical Pavilion, 75 Crystal Run Road in Middletown. Participating physicians include Shewli Roy, MD, from Orange Regional Medical Group and Howard Karpoff, MD, FACS. Appointments are limited and must be made by Thursday, September 17. Pre-registration is required.
During the hour-long appointment, eligible individuals will be screened for breast cancer by having a clinical breast exam and mammography. The appointment will also include breast health education and a training video. The event is open to women without insurance who are currently not experiencing breast problems, while still meeting specific criteria. Participants must be over 40 years of age and have not had a mammogram through this program within the last year. Women who have had a mammogram within one year and are currently experiencing breast problems may still meet requirements for participation and are encouraged to call.
For more information and to register, please call the Orange Regional Health Connection at 1-888-321-ORMC (6762). Orange Regional Medical Center is a member of the Greater Hudson Valley Health Care System.
About Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center
Located at the Orange Regional Medical Center Pavilion, the Ray W. Moody 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.
The Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center was designated by the American College of Radiology (ACR) as Breast Imaging Center of Excellence and is fully accredited in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy. Additionally, the Ray W. Moody, M.D. Breast Center has been granted a prestigious three-year, full accreditation designation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC), a program administered by the American College of Surgeons. As a NQMBC Certified Participant, the Ray W. Moody M.D. Breast Center is currently the only certified participant in Orange County and only one of four in New York State. This distinguished honor represents a commitment to provide the highest quality breast healthcare to patients in the community.
About Catskill Regional and Orange Regional Medical Groups
Orange Regional Medical Group and Catskill Regional Medical Group are members of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, along with Orange Regional Medical Center and Catskill Regional Medical Center. Orange Regional Medical Group and Catskill Regional Medical Group are multi-specialty, hospital-supported medical practices that currently include Urology, Endocrinology, Surgical Services and Primary Care. The Medical Groups are staffed with Board-certified Physicians, Board-certified Nurse Practitioners and Board-certified Advanced Practice Professionals who provide quality healthcare throughout Orange and Sullivan Counties and surrounding areas. Walk-ins are welcome and same day appointments are available. For more information including locations and hours visit www.orangeregionalmedicalgroup.org and www.catskillregionalmedicalgroup.org.