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Our History

2019
November 6

Dr. Sarah Vanderlinde joins practice

September 16

Dr. Leah Rossett joins practice

2018
August 27

TODAY

TODAY, Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, LLC is a group practice of seven breast imaging specialists – Dr. Stamatia Destounis (joined EWBC in 1993), Dr. Posy Seifert (2002), Dr. Philip F. Murphy (2004), Dr. Wade Hedegard (2012), Dr. Alena Levit (2015), Dr. Lisa Paulis (2011) and Dr. Leah Rossett (2019- not pictured). One thing that has always remained the same—the patient comes first.


 

July 11

Carthage Office opens

Carthage Office

2017
January 1

New York State Mammography Law

“Get Screened – No Excuses” legislation in New York State (NYS) was introduced by Governor Andrew Cuomo in 2017 allowing women better access to breast health care and services they need. Please note: Law does not apply to self funded plans.

More about the law

 

 

2016
April 13

Batavia Office Opens

EWBC opens satellite office in Batavia, NY

2015
July 13

Dr. Alena Levit joins practice

2013
February 1

Office Opens in Victor, NY

January 1

NYS Breast Density Law goes into effect

Now women with dense breasts may be eligible for additional screening tools such as ultrasound and MRI

2012
July 1

Dr. Wade Hedegard joins practice

2011
September 1

Office Opens in Geneseo, NY

August 1

Dr. Lisa Paulis joins practice

January 1

FDA approves 3D Mammography

First FDA approved 3D Mammography equipment installed

January 1

Cancer Risk Assessment and Genetic Counseling Program

EWBC starts a Cancer Risk Assessment and Genetic Counseling Program

2010
September 1

Office opens in Greece, NY

EWBC opens first satellite office in Greece, NY

2009
January 1

EWBC involved in Research with 3D Mammography

EWBC researches 3D digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), an exciting new technology

2008
January 1

EWBC Completely Digital

EWBC completes their conversion to a fully digital mammography facility

2007
January 1

MRI

EWBC builds MRI suite at the Brighton office

2004
August 4

Dr. Philip F. Murphy joins practice

2003
January 10

MRI & Digital Mammography

  • MRI and MRI biopsy are added to EWBC
  • EWBC transitions to digital mammography and now physicians can read from dedicated computer workstations