The UCLA High Risk Breast Clinic in Santa Monica offers patients who are at high risk for breast cancer a tailored prevention, screening and risk-reduction care strategy. Eligible patients meet with a medical oncologist and oncology nurse practitioner for personalized high-risk counseling. Depending on their personal history and associated risk level, patients may also receive information on complementary therapies for primary and secondary prevention. If needed, patients will also have access to our onsite genetic counselor.
Patients with the following risk factors may be referred to our clinic:
Our multidisciplinary team provides women concerned about breast cancer with an in-depth evaluation about breast cancer, including:
By the end of the visit, each patient gains a thorough understanding of what it means to be high risk through personalized discussions of the genetic and lifestyle variables that affect breast cancer risk and the emotional impact of a high-risk designation.
For questions or to make an appointment, please call: 310-453-2233.
Please download and complete our patient questionnaire before your appointment.