Bradford, Fox Chase Cancer Center to offer breast cancer screenings

NORRISTOWN, July 12 – State Rep. Matt Bradford, D-Montgomery, will host Fox Chase Cancer Center’s Mobile Mammography Screening Unit at his district office next month.

The van will be located outside his office at 750 E. Johnson Highway at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 27 to offer breast cancer screenings.

Women interested in receiving a screening are required to make an appointment with Andrea Tillman of Fox Chase Cancer Center at 215-214-1744.

Additional requirements for participants include:

  • Must be 40 or older

  • Have a prescription from their doctor for a screening mammogram

  • May not be breast feeding or have breast fed within the last nine months

  • Must not have a breast cancer diagnosis within the past two years

  • Must not have had a mammogram in 12 months

  • Must be able to board the van and stand unassisted while being examined