Why 3D mammograms are better than 2D

[KARE 11, Jan. 22, 2019] If a woman gets a yearly mammogram, she’s likely been offered something new in the last few years: a 3D mammogram. She’s also likely been told it will cost you more out of pocket.

So, is the new scan worth the extra cash? KARE 11 went to Allina Health’s Piper Breast Center to ask.

Radiologist Dr. Trudy Parker says, “yes.”

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