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Mammograms in DeKalb and Sandwich

The American Cancer Society (ACS) recommends women have their first mammogram at age 40 to establish an important baseline radiologists can use to compare subsequent mammograms as they age. Starting at age 40, ACS recommends screening mammograms annually.

Other breast imaging services include:

  • 3D Mammography (Tomosynthesis)
  • Breast MRI
  • Breast ultrasound
  • Ultrasound-guided and MRI-guided breast biopsy
  • Breast Cyst Aspiration
  • Digital mammography
  • Stereotactic breast biopsy
  • Surgical biopsy
  • Needle localization

Schedule your annual mammogram (no doctor order needed) at Kishwaukee Hospital in DeKalb or Valley West Hospital in Sandwich. Evening and Saturday appointments are available.

To find out about the availability of free mammograms through the health system call 815.756.1521, ext. 153738 or the Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer program at 800.511.4315.

Contact Us

To schedule a mammogram, please call: 

Kishwaukee Hospital - 815.748.2975
Valley West Hospital - 815.786.3794

Before you call to schedule an appointment, your doctor’s office should fax your order for diagnostic tests to 815.748.8935. Appointments are available weekdays, evenings and Saturdays. 

To request copies of your images and reports, please call the individual hospital Medical Records Department

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