Get Care Now

or call 203-852-2000

Breast Surgery

Norwalk Hospital’s board-certified breast surgeons provide compassionate, individualized and high-quality surgical care for breast cancer and other breast conditions. We treat the full range of breast-related problems, including:   

  • Breast pain
  • Breast lumps
  • Nipple discharge
  • Breast cysts
  • Breast cancer
  • Abnormal breast imaging (abnormal mammogram)
  • High-risk factors for breast cancer

Breast procedures performed by our expert breast surgeons include:

  • Breast biopsy: Removal of a small tissue sample to be tested for the presence of abnormal cells
  • Cyst aspiration: Removal of fluid from a breast cyst to be tested for the presence of abnormal cells
  • Fine needle aspiration (FNA): A type of biopsy that uses a needle to obtain a tissue sample
  • Sentinel lymph node biopsy: Surgical procedure testing lymph nodes to see if cancer has spread and, if yes, how far.

Our Smilow Family Breast Health Center offers a comprehensive surgical wellness program both before and after breast surgery.