Get to Know Parisa Lotfi, M.D.
Dr. Lotfi is Connecticut Breast Imaging’s New Director of Breast Imaging at the new flagship office in Brookfield, CT Parisa Lotfi, M.D. joined Connecticut Breast Imaging after an extensive career in breast imaging in Boston, working at Harvard-affiliated hospitals. As the new Director of Breast Imaging, she brings a wealth of experience to the role. Learn […]
Breast Cancer Myths
Connecticut Breast Imaging Provides Clear Answers on Six Common Misconceptions Breast cancer is the most common form of cancer in women (after skin cancer) in the United States, according to the National Cancer Institute, with over 290,000 new cases expected to be diagnosed this year. While these statistics certainly sound scary, the good news is […]
What is a Women’s Imaging Center?
A women’s imaging center offers a variety of diagnostic tests that are specific to women’s health. Because women have different body structures and health concerns than men, an imaging center that focuses on the female anatomy, emotional and psychological constitution of women is a wonderful concept. By providing a variety of different breast, bone, and […]
Think Pink, Think Early Detection
Pink, Pink, Everywhere See pink, wear pink, think pink in October for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. You just saw a pink ribbon – did it remind you to schedule your annual screening mammogram? Screening mammograms save lives. One in eight women, or about 13%, will have breast cancer in their lifetime, with breast cancer second […]