​Conditions We Treat

UPMC surgeons are experts in treating breast conditions such as:

Breast Cancer

  • Invasive ductal carcinoma; invasive lobular carcinoma
  • Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)
  • Lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS)
  • Paget’s disease of the nipple
  • Rare forms of breast cancer
  • Breast cancer associated with pregnancy

Breast Pain


Breast Disease

  • Fibrocystic disease
  • Nipple discharge
  • Palpable and non-palpable lumps
  • Trauma, fat necrosis
  • Mastitis/abscess
  • Abnormal mammogram
    • Calcifications that cannot be needle biopsied
    • High-risk lesion on needle biopsy or atypical biopsy cells
    • Discordant pathology/imaging findings after biopsy
  • Masses
    • Papilloma
    • Fibroadenoma (increased size)
    • Phyllodess

Contact Us

Magee-Womens Breast Cancer Program
Magee-Womens Hospital
300 Halket St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone:  412-641-4274

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