3-D Mammography

A more accurate mammogram —
now available at Aurora Cancer Center

3-D mammography is an FDA-approved advanced technology that takes multiple images, or X-rays, of breast tissue to recreate a 3-D picture of the breast. You may also hear it called breast tomosynthesis. It’s different from traditional mammography In that traditional mammography obtains just a single image.

These multiple images of breast tissue slices give doctors a clearer image of breast masses. It makes it easier to detect breast cancer. This is especially important for women with dense breast tissue.