About Us

About the Rebecca Fortney Breast Center

Breast cancer can be overwhelming. That’s why the Rebecca Fortney Breast Center at Anne Arundel Medical Center strives to provide compassionate, exceptional and personalized care. Trust us to walk with you every step of the way.

Our award-winning and comprehensive team of radiologists, breast and reconstructive surgeons, medical oncologists and other specialists are committed to constantly expanding their knowledge and skills to meet you wherever you are on your cancer journey. We work together to provide complete care that takes into consideration your unique goals, preferences and personal needs.

Our care team will make sure that you and your family understand all of your treatment options and know what to expect—whether that is a less invasive option or surgery.

Our goal is to make things easier for you and reduce your stress so that you can focus on healing. When you’re ready to start treatment, our nurse navigators can help you figure out your next steps, make appointments and find resources to help you at AAMC and in the community.

“I chose Anne Arundel because it was a whole center that was concentrated on breast cancer. To me, that made a difference. I felt like it was a focus of the hospital, not just one thing that they were doing.”

—Patient at the Rebecca Fortney Breast Center

About Breast Cancer

At the Rebecca Fortney Breast Center, we treat all types of breast conditions—cancerous and non-cancerous—both in men and in women.

We treat men and women diagnosed with noncancerous (also known as benign or noninvasive) conditions such as:

  • Abnormal mammogram
  • Atypical ductal hyperplasia
  • Atypical lobular hyperplasia
  • Fibroadenomas
  • Fibrocystic breast cysts
  • Intraductal papillomas
  • Phyllodes tumor

We treat men and women with cancerous (also known as malignant) tumors including:

  • Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)
  • Inflammatory breast cancer (IBC)
  • Invasive ductal carcinoma (IDC)
  • Invasive lobular carcinoma (ILC)
  • Metaplastic breast cancer
  • Paget’s disease