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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:

  • Breast MRI
  • Breast ultrasound
    • Ultrasound guided breast biopsy
    • Breast Cyst Aspiration
  • Digital mammography
  • Stereotactic breast 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.

Uninsured women or women on public aid who need medical attention regarding their breast health, should schedule an appointment with KishHealth System’s Center for Family Health in Sycamore. 

To find out about the availability of free mammograms through KishHealth System or the Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer program, call 815.756.1521, ext. 153738.

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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