Centro Hospitalar Barreiro-Montijo
- 170 New breast cancer cases treated per year
- 18 Breast multidisciplinarity team members
Clinical Director: Lurdes Ramalho, MD
Our Breast Unit is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of Breast pathology in both genders, with special focus on Breast cancer, as well as teaching and research. Aiming to provide the best care to our patients, this Group’s work is based on a multidisciplinary methodology, with a weekly meeting since 2000 for discussion and orientation of clinical cases, for adequate diagnosis and therapy, with decisions by consensus and supported by international guidelines of well-known Scientific Organisations, in order to obtain the best results. The treatment of breast cancer in our Unit complies with the highest standards of demand and is designed to meet the individual needs of our patients. The excellence of the results of this Group supports the work developed by all the professionals, all of them with differentiation in the area of Senology. In order to achieve the goals already established by this Unit, investment in the field of research and work in partnership with Research Centers are of paramount importance, which has led us to establish a partnership protocol with a renown University research.