Author Archives: Queen Elizabeth Health Complex

Mammograms

  Mammograms and breast cancer Breast cancer is one of the leading types of cancer in the world. It is also one of the easiest to detect on your own. But usually by the time we can feel that there is something wrong in our breast, the tumour is usually advanced and has probably been […]

Ultrasound

One of our key mandates has always been to make primary health care services more accessible in a timely fashion to the people of Montreal. To respond to community needs, we have been offering a wide range of diagnostic imaging services that include: general x-rays, mammograms, bone mineral densitometry (measuring bone density), fluoroscopy and ultrasounds.  […]

Mammograms save lives!

A new study came out this month showing that women who undergo mammography screening reduce their risk of dying from breast cancer by 40%. The Queen Elizabeth Health Complex is one of Montreal’s designated breast cancer detection centres. We are a fully accessible clinic, open 7 days a week. We are thrilled that our fully […]

Volunteers

  National volunteer week 2015 is April 12-18th  Around fifty people volunteer time to help out the QEHC. You will find volunteers in our lobby, in the imaging department, at the specialists’ clinic, on our Board of Directors, all devoting time and energy to making sure that the QEHC continues to offer a warm environment […]