25 Sep 2023 CARTI eases access to breast cancer screenings with Mammograms & Muffins
LITTLE ROCK – CARTI is bringing back Mammograms & Muffins to ease women’s access to lifesaving breast cancer screenings. The events, held throughout Breast Cancer Awareness Month, will include convenient Saturday clinics in Russellville, North Little Rock, Little Rock and Pine Bluff.
“Early detection of breast cancer saves lives,” said Dr. Smith-Foley, breast imaging specialist and founding physician at The Breast Center at CARTI. “Whether out of fear or a lack of time, our goal with Mammograms & Muffins is to help remove the obstacles women may face in receiving their annual screenings.”
Mammograms & Muffins will take place at the following CARTI Cancer Centers on weekdays from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Saturdays from 8 a.m. to noon.
Russellville: October 2-7 at 209 South Portland Avenue
North Little Rock: October 9-14 at 3400 Springhill Drive
Little Rock: October 16-21 at 8901 CARTI Way
Pine Bluff: October 23-28 at 5001 Bobo Road
Those interested in scheduling an appointment during Mammograms & Muffins can complete the pre-registration forms here. If unable to participate in October, individuals may still self-select to have their yearly mammogram at The Breast Center by calling 501-537-MAMO or 833-323-MAMO. For more information about CARTI’s comprehensive breast imaging services, visit carti.com/services/the-breast-center.
CARTI is a not-for-profit, multidisciplinary cancer care provider offering leading-edge medical, radiation and surgical oncology, interventional radiology, as well as an array of specialty services, including audiology, breast care, cancer genetics and risk management, dental care, imaging, urology and more. With 18 treatment locations across the state and Arkansas’ first dedicated cancer surgery center, CARTI makes trusted cancer care accessible for every patient it serves through compassion, innovation and purpose. For more information, visit CARTI.com.