UT’s new mobile mammography unit brings life-saving screenings all over East Tennessee

in Health & Wellness

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Not everyone in East Tennessee has easy access to basic health screenings, like mammograms, so UT Medical Center continues to hit the road to serve them.

A brand new mobile mammography unit will serve Knox and 21 surrounding counties by bringing information, education and early detection to women who may otherwise be left out.

Many East Tennessee counties don’t have mammography or 3D breast imaging equipment and the women who live there may not be able to travel to get tested.

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