The Women’s Center of Houston Medical Imaging is proud to announce that they have successfully received accreditation in all breast imaging modalities from the American College of Radiology (ACR). The initial accreditation was granted at the opening of the center, and they have now reached the highest level of accreditation achievable. HMI is the only nonhospital-based facility in Houston to receive this accreditation.
According to Pete Power, clinical director of the women’s center, “the ACR Breast Imaging Center of Excellence designation signifies, that our center provides essential breast imaging services to our patients at the highest standards of radiology.”
“The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence (BICOE) designation is awarded to breast imaging centers that achieve excellence by seeking and earning accreditation in all of the ACR’s voluntary breast-imaging accreditation programs and modules, in addition to the mandatory Mammography Accreditation Program.” ACR
· Mammography (by the ACR or by an FDA-approved state accrediting body)
· Stereotactic breast biopsy
· Breast ultrasound, including the ultrasound-guided breast biopsy module
· Breast MRI*
Our team of highly trained professionals at The Women’s Center, pride themselves in delivering patient care that focuses on each individual patient. We treat our patients like family with empathy and kindness, acknowledging that even routine imaging can be stressful. We are here to answer any questions, explain the process, and support our patients through the imaging study or procedure.
The Women’s Center features state-of-the-art equipment with exceptional patient care.
2D and 3D Mammograms
Bone Density Scans
Nuclear Medicine Injections
Female radiologists on site
Online access to reports and images
If you need a mammogram or have imaging needs, our team is available to answer any questions you may have, including, assisting you in understanding your health benefits. For more information you can visit our website or call our office at: 713-797- 1919.