Throughout the month of October, we are doing our part in Keeping Moms StrongER by raising awareness for breast cancer. Sign up to complete your annual mammogram via the Mobile Mammography Van at Texas Emergency Care Center!

November 14, 2020
8:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Texas Emergency Care Center – Atascocita
19143 W. Lake Houston Pkwy
Humble, TX 77346

Patient Eligibility

  • You must be 35 or older
  • It has been at least a year since your last mammogram
  • You must NOT be pregnant or breastfeeding
  • You must not have implants or any breast issues such as a lump or discharge from the nipple area
  • You must be ambulatory and able to maneuver the unit stairs and stand for 10-15 minutes without assistance
  • Have seen a gynecologist, primary care physician or internist within the last year who is willing to accept your screening results
  • If you’ve had a unilateral mastectomy or benign lumpectomy you must be 5 years cancer-free
  • Women ages 30-34 with a mother or sister who was diagnosed with breast cancer before age 40. The “10 year rule” will be applied (i.e. a relative was diagnosed at 42, eligibility begins at age 32)

Registration:

We have two options for scheduling with the Mobile Mammography Van:

  1. Call the scheduling line at 713-745-4000

    OR
  2. Send the patient questionnaire to MobileMammoCalendar@mdanderson.com and a representative will contact you within 24 hours.

Please follow these instructions to prepare for your scheduled screening:

  • Wear a two-piece outfit
  • Do not apply lotion or powder to the breast or underarm area; do not wear perfume
  • Apply deodorant sparingly if necessary
  • Bring your insurance card if applicable and one form of picture identification listed below in order for services to be rendered:
    • State/Federal Government Issued document with photo
    • VISA
    • Passport
    • Employer Issued Photo ID or Badge
    • Educational Institution Issued Photo ID or Badge

Please contact Savanah Martin with any questions.