BreastScreen Tasmania provides a free screening mammogram every two years to women between the age of 40 and 74 years throughout Tasmania.
Breasts come in all shapes and sizes and will change from adolescence to menopause.
It is important to know your own breasts so you can tell if any changes occur. If you are at all concerned then you should speak to a doctor no matter your age.
If you have any of the above signs or symptoms, please make an appointment for a breast examination.
The Bubble women's health GPs will take a history and perform a breast examination. From there it will be determined as to whether you need a breast ultrasound +/- mammogram.
You cannot get a screening mammogram with BreastScreen Tasmania if you have any of the above symptoms. You must see a doctor for more extensive investigation.
BreastScreen Tasmania provides a free screening mammogram every two years to women between the age of 50 and 74 years throughout Tasmania. While women in the target age group are particularly encouraged to participate, all women over the age of 40 years are eligible for the program.
If you would like to register for an appointment, please phone 13 20 50.
Please note that BreastScreen Tasmania can only provide a free breast sceening mammogram for women:
If you do not meet these requirements, the doctors can assess the best option for your needs.
In most cases if you have breast implants you can have regular breast screens. Please let BreastScreen Tasmania aware of your implants at the time of booking.