Mobile mammography available in West Columbia
Palmetto Health’s mobile mammography vehicle will be available in West Columbia beginning in September to provide digital screening mammograms.
The unit will be at the offices of Dr. Jay Markowitz, M.D., and Associates is at 103 Saluda Ridge Court in West Columbia.
Patients can schedule appointments from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. on July 30 at Jay Markowitz, M.D., and Associates.
The mobile mammography vehicle will be available in West Columbia and available appointment dates:
Thursday, Sept. 24
Tuesday, Nov. 3
Tuesday, Dec. 8
Patients can also register or schedule an appointment by calling (803) 296-8888 or (800) 221-9724. Or visit PalmettoHealth.org and select “Appointment.” No physician referral is needed.
The American Cancer Society screening guidelines recommend annual mammography beginning at age 40. Patients are encouraged to consult their primary care providers for guidelines.
More information also is available by calling Jay Markowitz, M.D., and Associates at (803) 794-3320.
Lakeview Family Medicine in Lexington and South Hampton Family Practice in Columbia also has appointment dates starting in September.
Lakeview Family Medicine is at 1316 North Lake Drive in Lexington. Jay Markowitz, M.D., and Associates is at 103 Saluda Ridge Court in West Columbia and South Hampton Family Practice is at 5900 Garners Ferry Road in Columbia. All are Palmetto Health physician practices.
Available appointment dates at Lakeview Family Medicine
Tuesday, Aug. 11
Thursday, Sept. 10
Wednesday, Oct. 14
Thursday, Nov. 12
Friday, Dec. 11
Available appointment dates at South Hampton Family Practice
Tuesday, Sept. 15
Tuesday, Oct. 13
Monday, Nov. 23
Thursday, Dec. 17