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Breast Care Units

Our Breast Care Units are comfortable, patient-centred buildings, at the forefront of innovative breast treatment and care.

Our aim is to deliver expert, patient focused care, to diagnose and treat patients with breast problems and breast cancer across the Staffordshire and Derbyshire region. It brings together a state of the art breast assessment unit, an outpatient unit, and a research and development department to oversee numerous different forms of research within University Hospital of Derby and Burton.


Our services include

Rapid diagnosis and assessment

Clinics held daily provide a rapid diagnostic and assessment service. Our experienced specialist teams use triple assessment techniques to provide the best breast cancer diagnosis and assessment available. If you are worried about your breasts you can ask your doctor to refer you to a hospital for assessment.


Clinical trials and research

We are often involved with many different research trials that you may be offered to partake in.

How to contact Breast Care Units

Contact details

Breast Unit Derby site
Telephone: 01332788601

Breast Unit Burton site
Telephone: 01283 511511 ext 5349

Screening enquiries
Telephone: 01332785691

New patient appointment
Telephone: 01332785487