Free Mammogram Program at McLaren Oakland

McLaren Oakland

The benefits to regular mammograms are far-reaching, but there is still a large number of women who do not have access to this vital breast cancer screening.

Breast cancer facts

More than 8,000 Michigan women will be diagnosed with breast cancer

Breast cancer can be successfully treated when found in an early stage

American Cancer Society recommends regular mammograms for women starting at age 40

McLaren Oakland and the McLaren Oakland Foundation are committed to providing potentially life-saving access to all eligible women through their Free Mammogram Program.

Since 2007, McLaren Oakland has provided more than 4,000 mammogram screenings-free of charge-to women who might not otherwise have access. As a result, more than 50 cases of breast cancer were discovered and diagnosed.

To qualify for a free mammogram, women must:
"¢ Be uninsured or underinsured
"¢ 40 years or older-physician order is not required for screening mammogram only (Under 40 years, physician order required)
"¢ Resident of Oakland County with proof of address
"¢ Have a social security card
"¢ Meet eligible income criteria

Eligible women can inquire about scheduling a free mammogram at the following McLaren Oakland locations:
Pontiac-(248) 338-5608
Oxford-(248) 969-7353
Clarkston-(248) 922-9353
McLaren Clarkston Breast Center-(248) 922-6810

To learn more about the care provided by the Karmanos Cancer Institute at McLaren Oakland, visit mclaren.org/oaklandcancercare.