Women are the heart of the community through every season in life, and the Olson Women’s Diagnostic Center at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast was designed specifically with a woman’s needs in mind. The center conveniently centralizes all screening and diagnostic appointments for mammograms, stereotactic breast biopsies, ultrasounds and bone density scans.
Women receive seamless care by a multi-disciplinary team, and a dedicated Patient Care Navigator provides patient advocacy, coordination of services, education and support to all women. From compassionate and highly trained physicians and associates to state-of-the-art diagnostic equipment, Sacred Heart is fully equipped to meet your imaging needs.
PATIENT CARE NAVIGATOR
We know the fear and anxiety that may arise between tests, in addition to the frustrations of navigating a complex healthcare system, which is why our Patient Care Navigator is here for you. She serves as a patient advocate and will help you gather information, understand medical technology, organize appointments and work with physicians, hospitals, insurers and a support network to make sure you receive the best care in a timely manner.
Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast offers comprehensive breast imaging and health education services specifically designed to meet the unique needs of women of all ages. Whether you are receiving a screening mammogram or a diagnostic mammogram to pinpoint a problem, rest assured that you will receive the highest quality of care from our registered mammographers. Please click here for more information about our breast care services.
Advanced technology is now available that allows for the early diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis, a potentially painful and crippling disease that affects millions of Americans, most of whom do not even know that they have a problem. With the help of a bone densitometry machine (DEXA), medical professionals are able to safely, accurately and painlessly measure bone mineral density. For more information, please click here.
An ultrasound is a non-invasive imaging method that uses high-frequency sound waves to produce images of structures within the body. An ultrasound is commonly used to evaluate the abdominal and pelvic organs, breasts, thyroid gland, and blood flow in the arteries and veins. Please click on the Ultrasound link in the top right corner for more information.
For more information, please call (850) 278-3980.
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