11 doctors weighed in:
Is breast thermography better than mammograms?
11 doctors weighed in

5 doctors agree
In brief: No, it is not.
No. It is not indicated for screening mammography.
Mammography is the best modality we have to diagnose breast cancer

In brief: No, it is not.
No. It is not indicated for screening mammography.
Mammography is the best modality we have to diagnose breast cancer
Dr. Ronald Robinson
Dr. Ronald Robinson
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4 doctors agree
In brief: No
Mammography better. Thermography of questionable utility.
Thermography is not part of most breast imaging practices.

In brief: No
Mammography better. Thermography of questionable utility.
Thermography is not part of most breast imaging practices.
Dr. Steven Greenberg
Dr. Steven Greenberg
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Dr. Robert Warner
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Breast thermography, while very safe, has a poor track record for being an effective screening tool.
Until more data is gathered, i'd consider it inferior to mammography.

In brief: No
Breast thermography, while very safe, has a poor track record for being an effective screening tool.
Until more data is gathered, i'd consider it inferior to mammography.
Dr. Robert Warner
Dr. Robert Warner
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
No!

In brief: No
No!
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Andrew Lipton
Holistic Medicine
In brief: Mammo vs Thermo
Mammogram wiil pick up a calcified tumor. Thermogram shows change in fucntion andis actually much more sensitive that mammogram, but not nearly as specific.
Thermography has shown changes due to breast cancer years before calcification is shown on mammogram. While mammogram is the gold standard and the xray amount is small it is the yearly screening over time that increases the risk due to radiati.

In brief: Mammo vs Thermo
Mammogram wiil pick up a calcified tumor. Thermogram shows change in fucntion andis actually much more sensitive that mammogram, but not nearly as specific.
Thermography has shown changes due to breast cancer years before calcification is shown on mammogram. While mammogram is the gold standard and the xray amount is small it is the yearly screening over time that increases the risk due to radiati.
Dr. Andrew Lipton
Dr. Andrew Lipton
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