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Posted: Wednesday, March 19th 2014 at 4:32pm

'BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography Center' to Visit Cornelia, Toccoa

By Staff
EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT
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 Cornelia and Toccoa to offer free, convenient mammogram screenings.

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

The time and locations are:

Tuesday, March 25
9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Belk – 317 Habersham County Shopping Center, Corneli

Thursday, March 27
9:30 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Belk – 1161 Big A Road, Toccoa

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.

Belk launched "BelkGives on the Go Mobile Mammography" in 2013 in partnership with Charlotte Radiology. In its first year, the mobile unit performed more than 4,500 mammograms throughout the Southeast that resulted in 14 cancer diagnoses.

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