LAPORTE | During the entire month of May, several Indiana University Health locations throughout Northern Indiana are offering mammograms at an exclusive $95 discounted rate to women. Appointments can be scheduled by calling:
• IU Health La Porte Hospital in La Porte: 219.326.2444
• IU Health Diagnostic Imaging at LifePlex in Plymouth: 800.654.4841, ext. 2444
• IU Health Starke Hospital in Knox: call 574.772.1177
According to the American Cancer Society, mammograms are the most effective and valuable tool for early detection of breast cancer. Women age 40 and older should have a baseline screening mammogram every year.
Patients must be asymptomatic and have no prior history of breast cancer. Mammograms must be scheduled before Friday, May 31. Patients are responsible for payment in full at time of service. Acceptable payment includes cash, check, credit or debit card. No physician order required, but patients must provide their physician name at time of scheduling.