Banner Health
Making healthcare easier

Breast Cancer Navigation Program

We understand that receiving a breast cancer diagnosis can be concerning. Everyone’s journey is unique and requires personalized attention based on your individual needs. The Breast Cancer Navigation (BCAN) program at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center smooths the path between a breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Our caring and compassionate Breast Cancer Navigation patient coordinators partner with Banner MD Anderson's multidisciplinary breast cancer team and your primary care provider to coordinate your care and keep you informed throughout your breast cancer journey.

What Services Does the Breast Cancer Navigation Program Provide?

  • Providing contact information for breast surgeons at the time of your biopsy
  • Scheduling appointments with Banner MD Anderson breast cancer experts, when needed
  • Monitoring biopsy pathology results and forwarding to your primary care provider for next steps
  • Keeping you informed of test results
  • Working with your primary care provider to obtain necessary referrals

Who Makes Up the Multidisciplinary Cancer Care Team?

The Breast Cancer Navigation Program brings together breast and medical surgical oncologists, radiation oncologists, radiologists, plastic and reconstructive surgeons, genetic counselors, clinical nurses and patient coordinators as part of a multidisciplinary team working together to deliver comprehensive care.

Banner MD Anderson is here by your side to support you during your cancer journey. Our goal is to provide exceptional treatment and the best chance at a high quality of life afterwards. Contact Banner MD Anderson to learn more about the Breast Cancer Navigation Program.

Request an appointment