The Breast Care Center at Lovelace Women's Hospital has technologically advanced diagnostic imaging and radiology services. We offer state-of-the-art technology for screening and evaluation of breast cancer, including digital mammography for faster, more accurate exams and diagnostic breast MRI for patients at high risk for breast cancer and those requiring more definitive breast imaging.
The High Risk Breast Cancer Program combines the latest medical and scientific knowledge with the most advanced surveillance and diagnostic methods. Women and their family members concerned about breast cancer can undergo an evaluation by our comprehensive Breast Care Center team.
Our team includes a Breast Care Navigator whose main goal is to be a resource to you through every step of your care to help give you peace of mind. The breast care navigator is available to all breast cancer patients and their families to serve as a consistent care coordinator, a support person, a facilitator of available community resources, a health educator and as a personal advocate.
The Breast Care Center at Lovelace Women's Hospital is New Mexico's only breast care center accredited by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC). Lovelace Women's Hospital's multidisciplinary team is a group of well-established physicians and experts that meet face-to-face weekly to discuss, in confidence, every patient with a suspected or confirmed diagnosis of breast cancer. This approach ensures that the best treatment options are presented to the patient.
Our multidisciplinary team includes:
Lovelace Women's Hospital offers an exceptional continuum of cardiac services, from heart-healthy clinical dietitians and diagnostic testing to cardiovascular surgery and inpatient rehabilitation after a heart attack. Our skilled cardiologists, cardiovascular and cardiothoracic surgeons, interventional radiologists, and support staff use state-of-the-art technology, offering treatment options for all types of heart and vascular conditions.
Ruby Bendersky, MD, FACC
At Lovelace Women's Hospital, we are proud to offer comprehensive, state-of-the-art gastroenterology services. From convenient appointments to our technologically advanced surgical and diagnostic services, you'll find high quality gastroenterology care tailored for you. We offer services that treat patients across the continuum of care, from diagnosis to surgery to post-surgical care.
At Lovelace Women's Hospital, we provide a full array of surgical services, from our state-of-the-art robotic surgery to cosmetic surgery for our cancer patients.
We deliver high quality, compassionate care to each of our patients. When you come to Lovelace Women's Hospital for surgery, you can rest assured that there is a team of providers and professionals who have placed your health and comfort as their top priority.
Our surgical services include:
Lovelace Women's Hospital is New Mexico's first and only hospital dedicated to women's health and features a 53-bed Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, 24/7 emergency department, 16 labor and delivery rooms, 41-bed Mother-Baby unit, a Maternal-Fetal Medicine program for high-risk pregnancies, and a Pediatric Observation Unit supervised 24/7 by pediatricians.
Additionally, the hospital is home to a Natural Birthing Center, where women who wish to have a more natural delivery or water birth can deliver in a safe environment.