North Midlands Breast Screening Programme
North Midlands

The North Midlands Breast Screening Service is part of the National Breast Screening Programme (NHSBSP) and offers screening to around 30,000 women each year from North Staffordshire, Stoke on Trent, Stone and Stafford. We provide a free breast screening service for women aged between 50 and 70 resident in our area.

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We aim to provide and promote an efficient and effective, high quality breast screening service, to all eligible women within a caring environment.

Breast screening aims to find breast cancer at an early stage, often before there are any symptoms. To do this, an x-ray is taken of each breast (mammogram). Early detection may often mean simpler and more successful treatment.

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Step by Step guide to breast screening

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Change your appointment

Changing Your Appointment

If you already have an appointment, but would like to change it, we will be very happy to arrange this for you

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Invitation for breast screening

Invitation for Breast Screening

Screening is normally organised according to your GP practice. Once every three years your GP practice will be contacted and all women between the ages of 50 and 70 will be invited.

Find out more about when your practice is due