Rena Rowan Damone, an internationally recognized fashion designer and businesswoman, inspired the Rena Rowan Breast Center at the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine and continues to be an advocate for breast cancer awareness.
Since its inception, the Rena Rowan Breast Center has implemented a team approach to breast cancer care. Our breast cancer specialists work together with other Penn Medicine disciplines to treat all types of breast cancer. We offer advanced treatment options, nationally recognized experts in breast cancer, supportive care services and coordinated care and personalized attention.
Treatments and Services Offered by the Rena Rowan Breast Center
Each week, our breast cancer experts from each of the specialties below, meet to review patients breast cancer cases as a group. This multidisciplinary tumor board ensures each individual receives the benefit of multiple opinions and team input.
In addition to breast cancer treatment, we offer:
Our Breast Cancer Research Program is one of the few programs of its kind approved and funded by the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
Every day, our scientists conduct research that leads us closer to learning the causes of breast cancer and to developing new treatments. The knowledge gained through our research allows us to better care for those with or at risk for breast cancer.