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The Center for Breast Wellness is a Proud Flagship Sponsor of Making Strides of Greater Waterbury

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer is a celebration of survivorship an occasion to express hope and our shared determination to make this breast cancer's last century.

This year, the fight to end breast cancer starts with a single step on Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 1:00 in Library Park, Grand Street in Waterbry. Take that step with us at the American Cancer Society Making Strides of Greater Waterbury, CT walk. It will take each and every one of us to rally together and finish the fight against breast cancer. Just a few hours of your time at our non-competitive, 3-to-5 mile event will help bring a lifetime of change for people facing breast cancer and their families. Won't you join us? 

Learn more and register for this event. 


Posted: Friday, September 26, 2014

DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction at The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hosital


Posted: Tuesday, November 19, 2013

World-Class Breast Care in a Patient-Centered Environment


The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital combines state-of-the-art technology, a team of highly trained physicians and staff, and a Planetree healing environment to offer our patients a comprehensive range of personalized breast care and wellness services.

The Center features two new, state-of-the-art digital mammography suites, a breast ultrasound suite, and the most advanced system available to perform stereotactic biopsy.

The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness at Griffin Hospital is a designated Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology (ACR). In awarding the status of a “Breast Imaging Center of Excellence,” the ACR recognizes that The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness demonstrates excellence in breast imaging by successfully earning accreditation in mammography, stereotactic breast biopsy, and breast ultrasound (including ultrasound-guided breast biopsy).

 Our Treatment Approach

The Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness offers:

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360 Degree View of the Hewitt Center for Breast Wellness lobby
Please join us in welcoming Dr. Denise Barajas, MD, FACS, to our staff!
The National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC)
American College of Radiology Breast Imaging Center of Excellence
Early Detection Saves Lives - Pink Ribbon Facility