Our Mission is to save lives from breast cancer
The Knoxville Comprehensive Breast Center is an independent facility specializing in women's breast health. The breast center handles everything related to breast healthcare from screening, through diagnosis and treatment. It is located in a beautiful building in Dowell Springs with a staff of over 70 employees including 6 physicians that specialize in breast care. KCBC performs digital mammography, ultrasound, fine needle biopsies, Breast MRI and also has a Digital Mobile Mammography Coach.
KCBC is one of the few places in our area where you can get high risk counseling and genetic testing. Located in the lobby of the facility is a boutique that will fit women for breast prosthesis. The boutique sells prosthesis, bras, wigs and other breast cancer related items. The innovative way Dr. Kozlowski has delivered breast care has made The Knoxville Comprehensive Breast Center the top choice for women in our community and surrounding areas. Learn More
Average hospital outpatient department prices for common imaging, colonoscopy and laboratory services can be double the price for identical services provided in a physician’s office or other community-based setting, according to a study by researchers at the former Center for Studying Health System Change (HSC). Using private insurance claims data for about 590,000 active and retired nonelderly autoworkers and their dependents, researchers found, for example, that the average price for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of a knee was about $900 in hospital outpatient departments compared to about $600 in physician offices or freestanding imaging centers. Likewise, the average hospital outpatient department price for a basic colonoscopy was $1,383 compared to $625 in community settings. Read Full Article