Ochsner Baton Rouge Announces Mammo Week 2022

Ochsner Baton Rouge will offer Mammo Week 2022, a series of fun and informative events, from Oct. 24-Oct. 29.

For more information, and to schedule a mammogram during Mammo Week, visit MammoWeek.org.

Each day of Mammo Week 2022 features prizes and activities at a different Ochsner location that offers mammograms:

-Monday, Oct. 24 – Ochsner Health Center – Gonzales

-Tuesday, Oct. 25 – Ochsner Health Center – Prairieville

-Wednesday, Oct. 26 – Ochsner Health Center – O’Neal

-Thursday, Oct. 27 – Ochsner Medical Complex – Iberville

-Friday, Oct. 28 – Ochsner Health Center – Tangipahoa (Hammond)

-Saturday, Oct. 29 – Ochsner Medical Complex – The Grove

Mammo Week will conclude on Oct. 29 at OMC – The Grove (located off I-10, between the Mall of Louisiana and Siegen Lane exits) with the inaugural Massages and Mammos celebration in partnership with American Cancer Society from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Activities will include:

-A Meet the Experts panel with fellowship-trained breast surgeon Lindsey Fauveau, M.D., lifestyle and wellness coach Jolie Relle, PA-C, and genetics counselor Jamiri Brown, as well as chair massages from Elevate by Ochsner.

-A variety of food and drinks will be provided by Mestizo Louisiana Mexican Cuisine. 

-Prizes include autographed memorabilia from the New Orleans Saints and Pelicans and a variety of other gifts.

Saturday’s event is free to attend, but everyone must register at MammoWeek.org. Mammograms are not required to attend the event on Saturday. Mammograms occurring on Saturday must be pre-booked as a separate medical appointment through the form on MammoWeek.org or by calling (225) 761-5200.

Every patient who receives their mammogram on Oct. 29 will receive a swag bag courtesy of Ochsner, Winn Dixie, Bra Genie, Kendra Scott, and many more.