Jefferson University Hospitals

Preparing for Your Visit

On the day of your mammogram

  • Bring all previous mammogram/ultrasound films if NOT done at Jefferson-Honickman Breast Imaging
  • Bring your prescription for your mammogram (from your MD or NP)
  • Bring your insurance cards
  • Bring a photo ID
  • Arrive 15 minutes early to complete any needed paperwork
  • Do not wear deodorant, powder, cream or talc on your breast or underarms
  • Do not wear necklaces
  • Inform the scheduler if you have implants or if you are breastfeeding

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