Our History

2002
July 1

Dr. Posy Seifert joins practice

2001
January 1

Patient Advocates

Patient Advocates added to EWBC to ensure a smooth patient flow

2000
January 1

EWBC in the 2000’s

  • In 2000, EWBC moves from Mt. Hope Avenue to a state of the art facility on Sawgrass Drive in Brighton.
  • EWBC participates in the American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) study showing digital mammography is more accurate in dense tissue than film mammography.

 

1998
January 10

Computer Aided Detection (CAD)

EWBC researched and developed computer aided detection (CAD) and after FDA approval uses for all mammograms.

1996
January 10

EWBC implements bone density evaluation program

For diagnosis of bone loss osteopenia/ osteoporosis. EWBC presents education programs for the community.

1993
June 1

Dr. Stamatia Destounis joins practice

1990
January 1

Development of Breast Biopsy

EWBC physicians help develop the core biopsy procedure as a way to reduce surgical biopsies in patients and becomes the Clinic’s standard of care.
Stereotactic guidance is used to biopsy worrisome areas seen only on the mammogram.

1980
January 1

EWBC in the 1980’s

Mammography as a screening device becomes standard practice. Dedicated mammography equipment with compression is used by EWBC.

1975
January 1

Caring for Patients Since 1975

Dr. Wende Logan Young opens a dedicated breast clinic on Mt. Hope Avenue
in Rochester, NY — THE FIRST IN THE UNITED STATES

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