Breast Cancer Awareness

Dr. Alasio Cairo Diagnostics

10/16/2014: Cairo Diagnostics Supports Breast Cancer Awareness in Westchester

White Plains, NY: Dr. Teresa Alasio was the keynote speaker at the October monthly meeting of the National Association of Professional Women, Westchester Chapter, on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at the Greenburgh Town Hall. Dr. Alasio gave a presentation entitled “It’s not always cancer: Biopsies, Breast Health and Prevention”, focusing on current screening guidelines for breast cancer, breast self-exam (BSE), types of biopsies performed on breast, and tips for lowering the risk of breast cancer. Dr. Alasio routinely performs ultrasound guided breast Fine Needle Aspiration (FNA) biopsies at the Cairo Cytodiagnostic Center in White Plains.

The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) is a nationwide organization with over 600,000 members and over 300 chapters. The Westchester Chapter has over 300 members and meets monthly.  For more information about the NAPW, please explore the website at .

About Cairo Diagnostics: Cairo Diagnostics, LLC is an independently owned anatomic pathology laboratory based in White Plains, NY in the heart of Westchester County. Founded in February, 2013 by Sherif Ibrahim, MD, PhD, Cairo Diagnostics began operations at 244 Westchester Avenue offering comprehensive hematopathology services to referring physicians in the surrounding areas and New York City.  At Cairo, we adhere to the highest ethical standards when it comes to the practice of pathology and the reporting of our results.  We utilize the most current, state of the art technology to serve our referring physicians and their patients with the goal of increasing the number of cancer survivors on a daily basis.

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