This course covers the “Special Procedures” performed in the mammography suite.  The why and how is explained with examples to enhance the information.  This course will prepare the mammography technologist for on the job hands on training with a thorough explanation of each procedure.  These procedures covered are the ones we preform to make a diagnosis following the imaging findings. The technologist plays a critical role in patient care in these procedures, where the patient is anxious and concerned with the results they may be facing as a result of the procedure.   

Course Topics:

  • Galactography
  • Pneumocystogram
  • Pre-Operative Needle Localization
  • Stereotactic Core Biopsy