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Breast Cancer

The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center brings the expertise of an interdisciplinary team to every patient we treat. And we treat every type of cancer. That means your treatment plan is personalized for you and coordinated by our team of cancer doctors and experts that specialize in breast cancer. Here, you will benefit from the latest surgical techniques and radiation oncology treatments; access to clinical trials working to discover new, safe, and effective treatments; and targeted therapies backed by our precision medicine program. Find comfort and confidence in knowing your cancer care is comprehensive and cutting-edge.

The ONLY NCI-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama

The most advanced diagnostic, imaging and treatment techniques available

A full team of breast cancer experts dedicated to your care

One of the top breast health centers in the country

The O’Neal Difference

The UAB Breast Health Center

Nationally-accredited Breast Center, recognized among the best in the country for clinical excellence and female patient satisfaction

Comprehensive Team Approach

Our vast team of specialists work together to constantly monitor your progress and adapt a treatment plan customized to you.

Cancer Navigators

Specialists help guide you through all aspects of your cancer journey.

Targeted Proton Therapy

Home to the first proton therapy facility in Alabama; proton therapy uses more precise dosages to attack tumors.

Cutting-Edge Treatment Options

Treatment options such as proton therapy and image-guided radiotherapy allow precision dosing that protects surrounding tissues.

Supportive Care and Survivorship programs

We help you through every stage of your treatment, caring for all aspects of your physical, emotional, and spiritual health.

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Find a Clinical Trial

Search for clinical trials and talk to your doctor about participating

Cancer Survivor Alyson Haynes enjoying life

Surviving and thriving – breast cancer survivor shares how she savors life

Alyson Haynes, mother of two college-aged children, received a breast cancer diagnosis in 2018 and gained wisdom about survivorship throughout surgery and radiation treatments. She remains cancer free thanks to a specialized team dedicated to her health.

Your Team of Breast Cancer Experts

The O’Neal Comprehensive Cancer Center team believes that there’s a lot more to fighting cancer than just getting rid of cancer cells through treatment. We believe that comprehensive, holistic cancer care includes other aspects of your life that may have an impact on your overall well-being. After all, cancer changes everything. At UAB, you have a personalized team to support you.

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