Baptist Health Floyd Gains Reaccreditation as a Breast Center of Excellence

Baptist Health Floyd has again been designated a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). By awarding facilities the status of a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence, the ACR recognizes breast imaging centers that have earned accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy and breast ultrasound (including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy). Peer-review […]

Baptist Health Floyd Launches High Risk Colon Cancer Clinic

The Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana has launched a High Risk Colon Cancer Clinic that is designed to screen patients with hereditary red flags of inherited gastrointestinal cancers and Lynch Syndrome. It identifies individuals who carry the mutation that places them at a higher risk of developing a hereditary cancer. Baptist Health Floyd […]

3D Mammography Comes to Baptist Health Floyd Diagnostic Imaging – Corydon

Baptist Health Floyd is pleased to offer 3D mammography for breast cancer screening at its Diagnostic Imaging Center in Corydon located at 313 Federal Drive NW, Suite 020. 3D mammography produces a three-dimensional view of the breast tissue that helps radiologists identify and characterize individual breast structures without the confusion of overlapping tissue. The 3D […]

New Proactive Angels Support Group Formed at the Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center

Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana’s board certified oncologist/hematologist and director of the Breast Cancer program at Baptist Health Floyd, Roseline Okeke, MD, has formed a new support group geared toward patients and their families who have tested positive for the mutations that can increase their risk for cancers. The group will focus on […]

Baptist Health Floyd Hosting Free Breast Health Seminar October 22

In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana will host a free Breast Health Seminar on Thursday, October 22 from 6 to 8 pm. Join breast cancer specialists including medical oncologists/hematologists, a general surgeon and plastic and reconstructive surgeon for this free evening presentation of all the latest […]

New 3D Mammography at Baptist Health Floyd Offers Better Chance to Diagnose Breast Cancer Earlier

Floyd Memorial’s Women’s Imaging Center is excited to offer 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) for breast cancer screening and biopsy. Breast tomosynthesis produces a three-dimensional view of the breast tissue that helps radiologists identify and characterize individual breast structures without the confusion of overlapping tissue. The Center’s Hologic Selenia® Dimensions® system offers a screening experience similar […]

Free Smoking Cessation Class Series Begins August 27

Are you ready to stop smoking? Baptist Health Floyd and the Floyd County Tobacco Cessation Coalition are offering a free 13-week Cooper Clayton Method for Smoking Cessation class series beginning Thursdays, August 27 through November 19 from 5 to 6 pm at the Baptist Health Floyd Cancer Center of Indiana. The Cooper Clayton Method is […]

Baptist Health Floyd and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana Join Forces with Over 300 Local and National Organizations to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates across the Country

Colorectal cancer screening has been proven to save lives. Baptist Health Floyd and Gastroenterology of Southern Indiana today announced that they have jointly made the pledge to help increase colorectal cancer screening rates by supporting the “80% by 2018” initiative, led by the American Cancer Society (ACS), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) […]