Breast Cancer Care in Minneapolis-St. Paul

Helpful Tips for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

If you have just been diagnosed with breast cancer, you probably have a lot of questions and concerns. That’s completely normal and we’re here to assist in making decisions that are right for you and your family. 


Free Guide for Newly Diagnosed
Breast Cancer Patients

Helpful tips on what to expect and how to prepare for breast cancer treatment.

Information for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

Information for Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Patients

A breast cancer diagnosis causes many emotions and questions that may be difficult to sort through at first. It's not unusual to feel uncertain or overwhelmed. Our dedicated team of breast cancer specialists is here to help through the entire process.

Should I See a Surgeon or a Medical Oncologist first?

Should I See a Surgeon or a Medical Oncologist first?

We recommend patients make appointments with both a breast surgeon and a medical oncologist. Together your team can your team can determine the next steps.

How is Breast Cancer Treated?

Breast cancer patients in the Twin Cities rely on the experienced cancer care team at Minnesota Oncology to provide the latest treatments available. Using evidence-based treatment paths as well as access to breast cancer clinical trials, a custom treatment plan is created for every patient. New patient consultations are available within 48 hours of your request.

Types of Breast Cancer Treatment Available in the Twin Cities

Breast cancer often requires more than one type of treatment. Minnesota Oncology offers surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation oncology all within our full circle of care.

Clinical Trials for Breast Cancer Treatment are Available

The most advanced cancer treatment options start in clinical trials. Our offices through the Minneapolis-St. Paul area make breast cancer research trials available to patients who qualify.

Breast Cancer Surgical Services

Our breast cancer surgeons and plastic surgeons in the Twin Cities work closely together with our oncologists to determine the right time for surgery and the best surgical options for you. Meet our breast cancer surgeons

Types of Breast Cancer Removal Surgery

Surgery is typically part of every women’s breast cancer treatment process. Your oncologist and breast surgeon will discuss your options to compare the benefits and risks of each, and describe how each will change the way you look

Breast Reconstruction Surgery Options

There are several options for women considering breast reconstruction after a mastectomy. Learn more about them so you can ask your breast surgeon questions about your options.

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Find a Breast Cancer Specialist Near You

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With 12 locations throughout the Twin Cities, an experienced breast cancer specialist is easily accessible from every corner of our region. Our team will not only recommend the right breast cancer treatment for you, but we will also offer the support you and your loved ones need right now.

We will schedule your first appointment within 48 hours. Get the answers you need. Schedule an appointment now.