Breast Center

Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment Close to Home

Howard County General Hospital’s new Breast Center offers comprehensive breast services that include diagnostics and biopsies, and a full range of treatment options for breast cancer, provided by Johns Hopkins and HCGH specialists. Our Breast Center is the only hospital-based program for breast cancer treatment in Howard County, allowing our patients to receive expert care, close to home in Columbia, MD.

The Breast Center at Howard County General Hospital offers comprehensive care for women with breast cancer and other breast health issues, including those who:

Breast Center Forms


Educational Videos

Facebook Live Event RecordingAddressing Facts & Fears in the Face of Breast Cancer
Watch Johns Hopkins experts, including Lisa Jacobs, M.D. who leads our Breast Center, talk about facts and fears about breast cancer during a Facebook Live event.
Lisa JacobsBreast Cancer Diagnosis & Treatment
In this series of six videos, Lisa K. Jacobs, M.D., explains breast cancer diagnosis and treatment options, mammography recommendations, and detailed information about breast biopsy.

We offer the following team of specialists:

Support services for cancer patients are available at the Claudia Mayer / Tina Broccolino Cancer Resource Center.

To make an appointment, call 410-884-4744.