Cancer Screenings & Diagnostic Tests

Schedule Your Mammogram

3D Mammography screening appointments are available at many NHRMC Health & Diagnostics locations. Call (910) 667-8777 to schedule.

3D Mammography Screening

New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) provides everything you need for cancer screenings and tests to help diagnose cancer.

Cancer Screenings to Keep You Healthy

Your healthcare provider recommends screenings you should have at different ages to help you stay healthy. Cancer is most treatable when it is detected at an early stage.

These cancer screenings include:

Full Array of Tests & Procedures

Your healthcare provider may find something abnormal during an exam or you may have a concerning symptom. In those cases, you may need to have tests to determine if you have cancer or another condition.

We provide a full array of tests and procedures to detect cancer, including the most advanced technologies.

Our Healthy Library includes information on Tests or procedures you may need to detect or examine your cancer including:

  • Biopsy
  • Blood Tests
  • Bone Marrow Aspiration
  • Colonoscopy
  • CT Scan
  • Endoscopy
  • Lab tests
  • 3D Mammography
  • MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
  • PET Scan
  • CT Scan
  • Stereotactic Breast Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • X-ray

Learn more about our imaging tests.

Reviewing Your Test Results

Some diagnostic tests involve minor risks. Your doctor or a nurse reviews those risks with you and makes sure you know what to expect.

When your test results are in, NHRMC doctors and other healthcare providers make sure you understand the results and make recommendations for next steps - whether that is more tests or procedures or treatment.