Navigating a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

UF Health Jacksonville breast surgeon discusses the types of treatments available to breast cancer patients.

By: Sarah Hansen

Common risk factors

a Leigh Neumayer, MD, is a UF Health Jacksonville surgeon and chair of the department of surgery.

Diagnosing the cancer’s stage and grade

a Today, most breast cancers are diagnosed through digital or 3D mammography.

Identifying the right treatment options

Making the decision to get a mastectomy

What are the chances of the cancer returning?