GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - One of every eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer at some point in their life. The good news is, breast cancer has an 85% cure rate when detected early. Those living in West Michigan have an advantage by having access to a full range of services in breast health from screening mammography to surgery to follow up care. Rachael takes us inside Betty Ford Breast Care Services at Spectrum Health and introduces us to some amazing doctors and technology that works to address the needs of those fighting breast cancer every step of the way.
Dr. Marianne Melnik
Spectrum Health Breast Care Program
Spectrum Health Medical Group
Lemmen-Holton Cancer Pavilion
145 Michigan St. NE Suite 4400
Dr. Thomas Getz
Betty Ford Breast Care Services
GRAM Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony in front of a festive downtown crowd at Rosa Parks Circle Friday night.
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