no avatar

Mobile mammography center to visit East Tennessee

• Dec 5, 2017 at 4:21 PM

The BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center, a 39-foot-long, state-of-the-art screening center on wheels, will stop at Belk stores in Knoxville, Sevierville, Johnson City and Bristol during the week of Dec. 4 to offer free, convenient mammogram screenings.

Women age 40 and over with no breast concerns, who have not had a mammogram in the past 12 months and have a primary care physician are eligible by calling 855-655-BMMC (2662) to schedule an appointment.

The remaining dates and locations for the week are:

• Thursday, Dec. 7, River Place, Sevierville, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.

• Friday, Dec. 8, The Mall at Johnson City, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m.

• Saturday, Dec. 9, The Pinnacle, Bristol, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

After receiving their mammograms, women also can visit the Intimate Apparel area in their Belk stores to receive complimentary bra fittings.

All screening exams are performed by Charlotte Radiology’s licensed, female mammography-certified technologists. A board-certified radiologist, specialized in breast imaging will interpret the mammogram. Confidential results will be sent to the patient and her primary care physician.

For more information, call 855-655-BMMC (2662) or visit www.belk.com/pink.

Recommended for You

    Johnson City Press Videos