Surgical expertise for breast cancer treatment

Surgery is often the primary treatment for breast cancer in order to remove as much of the cancerous tissue as possible. Highlands Regional Medical Center’s surgeons collaborate with a multidisciplinary cancer care team to plan the best course of treatment for each patient. Surgeons are well equipped to perform a range of surgical procedures, including:

  • Lumpectomy
  • Partial mastectomy
  • Total mastectomy
  • Breast reconstruction

Highlands Regional Medical Center offers a variety of cancer support services to meet the unique needs of cancer patients and their families, including care management assistance, support groups and special services just for women.