Free Breast Cancer Screenings This Week

pinkribbonLive 5 News first reported that The Belk Mobile Mammography Center is offering free breast cancer screenings this week at the Citadel Mall and Mount Pleasant Towne Centre.

The following is from the Live 5 story:

The 39-foot-long, state-of-the-art screening center on wheels will be at Belk at Citadel Mall on Wednesday, Feb. 12 from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., and at the Belk at Mount Pleasant Towne Centre on Saturday, Feb. 16 from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m.

All screenings will be performed by Charlotte Radiology's licensed, female mammography-certified technologist. The screenings will then be reviewed by a board-certified radiologist.

Woman age 40 and over with no breast concerns and who have not had a mammogram in the last 12 months are eligible by calling 855-655-2662 to schedule an appointment.