About Hollings Cancer Center

Comprehensive breast care program

MUSC High Risk Breast Evaluation Program

Patient Cynde Brown tested positive for the BRCA1 gene.

The MUSC High Risk Breast Evaluation Program is a multidisciplinary clinic for the evaluation of patients at increased risk for the development of breast cancer, offering: 

  • Evaluation of personal and hereditary risk factors for developing breast cancer
  • Optimal patient care through a multidisciplinary approach, including experts with specialized training in:
    • Medical oncology
    • Breast surgery and reconstruction
    • Breast imaging
  • Genetic counseling services:
    • Quantitative breast cancer and genetic risk assessment
    • Consultation on the pros and cons of genetic testing
    • Coordination of genetic testing and interpretation of test results
  • Individualized options for earlier cancer detection and cancer risk reduction, including: 
  • Community and patient education
  • Clinical trial research

To request an appointment with the MUSC High Risk Breast Evaluation Program, call 843-792-1414.


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