Referrals: Breast Cancer

Patient Referrals: What you need to know

Breast cancer patients at Swedish benefit not only from the broad experience of the Swedish Cancer Institute, but also from the unique specialty care available at the True Family Women’s Cancer Center, Seattle’s only women’s cancer center.

Find a breast cancer specialist and see how to refer your patient to Swedish.


  • Ballard
  • Edmonds
  • First Hill
  • Issaquah

Breast Cancer Treatment Options by Stage

Each stage of breast cancer involves different treatment. View breast cancer treatment options by stage.

Breast Cancer Research, Clinical Trials

Cancer research and clinical trials change on a daily basis. Check out the latest breast cancer research and clinical trials.

Patient Education

If your patient has been newly diagnosed with breast cancer, you can offer a one-stop information resource right here.

Watch a DocTalk Video

What are the ideal guidelines for mammograms? Dr. Patricia Dawson discusses the latest screening recommendations and Swedish’s clinical pathway for breast cancer care.

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Screening Guidelines, Common Patient Questions

As a primary care physician, you have a critical role in making sure your patients are screened for breast cancer at the right intervals. Read the latest screening guidelines, see a list of questions your patients may have, and more. View Frequently Asked Questions.