Santa Barbara Women’s Imaging Center is now a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence as designated by the American College of Radiology (ACR).
This designation means Santa Barbara Women’s Imaging Center has achieved accreditation by the ACR in stereotactic breast biopsy, breast ultrasound, and ultrasound-guided breast biopsy, breast MRI and in mammography, and signifies that we provide these essential services to our community at the highest standards of the radiology profession.
Diagnostic & Screening Ultrasound
Diagnostic ultrasound is performed when a woman has a problem such as a palpable lump, nipple discharge or change in appearance of the breast…
3D, Screening & Diagnostic Mammography
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT), also known as 3D mammography, is the latest advance in mammography.
Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound
Automated whole breast ultrasound is a supplemental screening option for women with dense breast tissue.
Breast MRI is the most sensitive and specific way to detect a silent rupture.
Breast Implant Surveillance MRI
Breast MRI is the most sensitive and specific way to detect a silent rupture…
Breast Needle Biopsy
In a small percentage of cases, imaging is not enough to determine whether something
DXA bone density testing
Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry is a test for bone mineral density.
Pre-operative Wire Localizations
Pre-surgical Wire Location procedure is performed in order to identify the location of the abnormality