CONTACT: DAN FISCHER
Joint Office for Planning, Marketing and Communications
8788 John Pappajohn Pavilion
Iowa City IA 52242
Release: April 29, 2002
Mammography screenings are available at Lowden Family Medical Clinic June
Lowden Family Medical Clinic is now accepting appointments for mammography
screenings on Wednesday, June 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. Area women are encouraged
to schedule an appointment by May 29 for a mammogram, which is an early breast
cancer detection method.
This service is offered in conjunction with the UI Mobile Mammography Van.
The screening takes approximately 20 minutes, and the cost is reimbursable
by most health plans.
Appointments are limited. For more information or to schedule an appointment,
call Lowden Family Medical Clinic at (319) 941-5361. Lowden Family Medical
Clinic, an affiliate of UI Family Care, is located at 305 McKinley Ave.
University of Iowa Health Care describes the partnership between the
UI Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine and UI Hospitals and Clinics
and the patient care, medical education and research programs and services
they provide. Visit UI Health Care online at www.uihealthcare.com.