Diagnosing your cancer
Accurate diagnosis leads to effective treatment
Accurate and timely diagnosis of your cancer is key to planning the most effective treatment. Adventist Health St. Helena and the Martin-O’Neil Cancer Center offer you a team of highly-trained professionals and the advanced, lifesaving technology for this important first step in your healing journey.
Our diagnostic teams use the latest technology to help you, your providers and your family obtain information about your cancer, from its location to its genetic makeup. Our diagnostic tools include:
- Imaging servicesOur board-certified radiologists use state-of-the-art, comprehensive imaging tests to detect cancer and monitor the progress of your treatment. Our imaging studies use 3D mammography, ABUS breast ultrasound, CT scans, MRI and PET/CT technologies.
- Hereditary cancer screening (AHEAD Program) Our oncology team uses genetic testing to better understand your cancer and address hereditary cancer risks.
- Cancer staging Our experts use advanced tools and skill to accurately determine the extent of any cancer present in a patient’s body, especially whether it has spread.
Call (707) 967-5721 so we can learn more about your cancer care needs and begin to partner with you on your journey.