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Breast Center

Breast Center Doctor

The Nellie B. Connally Breast Center is named for a breast cancer survivor and a tireless advocate of breast cancer awareness. Inspired by her memory, we treat each patient with personalized attention, armed with the very latest in diagnosis and treatment options.

As one of the largest centers for breast cancer care in the United States, we treat more than 40,000 patients a year. Our team of experts is dedicated to providing comprehensive, highly specialized treatment for all types and stages of breast cancer, including:

  • Inflammatory breast cancer
  • Breast cancer during pregnancy
  • Breast cancer in young women
  • Breast cancer in men
  • Rare breast tumors
  • Early and advanced-stage breast cancers

And at MD Anderson, you’re surrounded by the strength of one of the nation’s largest and most experienced comprehensive cancer centers, which has all the services needed to treat the whole person – not just the disease.

If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, we’re here to help. Call 1-877-632-6789 to make an appointment or request an appointment online.

Why Choose MD Anderson?

Our Diagnostic Approach

At MD Anderson, you’ll find the latest, most-advanced technology and equipment to diagnose breast cancer, and a staff of experts highly skilled in its use. Because we know peace of mind is valuable, we offer genetic counseling for women at risk.

Our Treatments

Each breast cancer patient’s personal treatment team includes numerous experts, including oncologists, surgeons, radiation oncologists and a specially trained support staff. Since breast cancer affects so many parts of a patient’s life, your care team includes skilled plastic surgeons who are leaders in performing the latest breast reconstruction procedures. Our center includes a world-renowned inflammatory breast cancer clinic

Our Clinical Trials

Breast cancer treatment and diagnosis is a rapidly evolving field. We are proud to be one of the nation’s few cancer centers to house a prestigious federally funded SPORE (Specialized Program of Research Excellence) to give patients everywhere futures filled with hope. This translates into a wide variety of clinical trials for every type of breast cancer.

Make an Appointment

Appointments are available in the Breast Center for cancer diagnosis, treatment and screening. 

New Patients


Culture & Breast Cancer

This video series profiles four breast cancer patients from different cultures who discuss how cultural attitudes affected their cancer experience

Breast Cancer & Culture: Women Speak

Maria Speaks

Michelle Speaks

Samiah Speaks

Mona Speaks

Online Services

Take advantage of our online services, including myMDAnderson, the personalized site that helps you manage your cancer treatment:

  • Appointment schedules
  • Secure messaging with your care team
  • Patient education, billing, and more

Go to myMDAnderson

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