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Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital Kicked Off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a Pink Lighting Ceremony and Breast Imaging Center Tours

Willowbrook, TX - 10/9/2013

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital turned the night pink on Tuesday, October 1 with a lighting ceremony in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Tours were offered of the newly renovated Breast Imaging Center.

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital will be bathed in pink lights throughout the Month of October at the Women’s & Children’s Pavilion entrance, visible from State Highway 249, the Breast Imaging Center entrance and the North Pavilion entrance.

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital is pink in October in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

“We are lighting our hospital pink in October as a visible reminder of the importance of breast cancer awareness, early detection and prevention of the disease,” said Beryl Ramsey, chief executive officer of Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital and senior vice president of Houston Methodist.

After non-melanoma skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. The newly renovated Breast Imaging Center offers expanded access to women in Northwest Houston and now features a second ultrasound room, front door access, reserved parking for patients and dedicated registration inside of the center.

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About Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital, a not-for-profit, faith-based hospital, is part of Houston Methodist. The facility opened on December 18, 2000. The campus has expanded in Northwest Houston to serve the comprehensive health care needs of the community.
Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital has received its chest pain and stroke accreditations, performs complex surgeries such as neurosurgery and open heart, and focuses on women and children in its new Women’s & Children’s Pavilion. Utilizing the latest research and state-of-the-art technology, Houston Methodist Orthopedics & Sports Medicine has become the leader in orthopedic care in Northwest Houston. For more information on the comprehensive services available on the Houston Methodist Willowbrook campus, please visit houstonmethodist.org/willowbrook.

To find a physician, call 281-737-2500.

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