The Mamdouha El Sayed Bobst Breast Unit (MSBBU)

The Mamdouha El Sayed Bobst Breast Unit is the first unit in Lebanon and the Middle East dedicated to the comprehensive assessment of breast diseases. It provides a primary imaging service that offers both screening and diagnostic evaluation of breast diseases in a state-of-the-art environment using the latest techniques. It also allows women with breast symptoms to benefit from a triple assessment: clinical examination, imaging and diagnostic procedures. The Mamdouha El Sayed Bobst Breast Unit services include:

  • Clinical assessment by expert surgeons and oncologists
  • Breast Imaging using a multidisciplinary approach
    • Digital mammography with tomosynthesis
    • Breast ultrasound
    • Interventional procedures such as biopsies and wire localization
  • Referral to a dedicated breast cancer unit
  • Referral for hospital treatment, including surgery and adjuvant therapy
  • Post-treatment follow-up and continuing care
  • Health promotion: breast awareness as a result of education, research, and clinical protocols