Breast Cancer Screening at a Glance
Ontario Breast Sreening Program (OBSP)
Women aged 50 to 74 years.
Average risk women should screen for breast cancer every two years.
Mammography is the preferred screening method for women at average risk of developing breast cancer. Breast cancer screening is free-of-charge for women in Ontario. At age 50 women can contact an OBSP screening site for an appointment. A doctor referral is not necessary.
Resources and Information
- OBSP Information for Healthcare Providers
- Screening Locations in the South West
- Facts about Breast Cancer Screening - Patient Handout
Reference:Cancer Care Ontario