The Thermographic Breast Exam:
Monitoring & Early Detection without Risk.
Thermography is an FDA-approved imaging tool for breast cancer screening. Unlike other tests, it’s
Although not a replacement for more traditional screening, thermography is indispensable for monitoring overall breast health and watching for abnormal patterns of inflammation and other breast health markers.
How it Works
Without contacting your body, the device
- Takes Pictures Of The Breasts With An Infrared Camera
- Graphically Maps The Skin’s Surface Temperature
- Displays The Results On A Monitoring Screen
By detecting subtle variations in blood vessel activity, thermal imaging reveals heat patterns that could suggest
- A Pre-Cancerous State Of The Breast
- A Tumor That’s Still Too Small For Detection By Other Means
Thermography can also provide answers and map progress for concerns like fibrocystic breasts and hormonal imbalances.
Early detection is everything!
Although we’re not currently offering thermography in our office, we’re referring patients to Catherine Johnson, CTT. Catherine is a Certified Thermography Technician with two offices in San Diego County. If you decide to make an appointment, tell her you’re a patient of ours so she can obtain any of your previous NBHC studies for comparison with the new results. For more information: