THE BREAST CARE CENTER
 
Call Us at: 757-397-3400
Fax: (757)-399-0371​
355 Crawford St Suite 102, Portsmouth VA 23704
 
 
 
 
 
 

Our Team in Portsmouth, VA

 

Our Doctors

 
Dr. Ballestero - Cancer Screening in Portsmouth, VA
 
 
Dr. Juliana Ballestero graduated from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in 1997. In 2003, she completed her residency and fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Dr. Ballestero has been board certified by the American Board of Radiology since 2002 and has been in private practice since 2003. For almost ten years, she has dedicated her practice exclusively to breast imaging. Dr. Ballestero specializes in mammography, breast ultrasound, and breast MRI, as well as stereotactic, ultrasound, and MRI guided breast biopsies.
 
 
Dr. Trapani - Cancer Screening in Portsmouth, VA
 
Dr. Edward T. Trapani graduated from the Eastern Virginia Medical School in 2000. He completed his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) in 2005. His fellowship training in Breast and Abdominal Imaging, also at UPMC, was completed in 2006. Dr. Trapani has been board certified by the American Board of Radiology since 2005 and has been in private practice since 2006.

 

Our Technologists

 
 
 
Cathy Boomer, RT(R)M completed the radiologic technologist program at Tidewater Community College (TCC) in 2006. She graduated Summa Cum Laude and was recognized with the Mallinckrodt Award of Excellence for finishing at the top of her class. She was certified the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in 2006 and received her mammography certification the same year. In addition to her extensive clinical work, she has been an adjunct mammography instructor at TCC since August 2013. Cathy joined The Breast Care Center in January 2017 to serve as our patient care coordinator and lead mammography technologist.

 
 
 
 
Sandy Donofrio, RT(R)M completed the radiologic technologist program at Sentara Norfolk General School of Radiology in 1988. She was certified by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) in 1989 and received her mammography certification in 1995. Sandy joined The Breast Care Center in April, 2016 as one of our mammography technologists. Since then, she has received training in breast ultrasound and is currently working on her ARRT certification. In addition to her clinical work with us, Sandy is an active supporter of the Shriners Hospitals for Children.

 
 
 
 
Suzanne Dickinson

 
 
 
 
Brittany Sitar, RDMS (AB,BR) completed the diagnostic medical sonography program at Tidewater Community College (TCC) in 2014. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and with an invitation to the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. She was certified by the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ARDMS) in May 2014 and received her breast ultrasound certification in August 2016. Brittany joined The Breast Care Center in November 2016 as one of our dedicated breast sonographers. In her free time, she travels the state competing in car shows with her husband and father.
 

Our Front Office

 
 
 
Amanda Grizzard graduated from the medical office assistant program at Kee Business College in July 1992. She joined The Breast Care Center as an administrative assistant in 1999 and became practice manager in January 2012. When not at work, you can find Amanda training for local running events.
 
 
 
 
Renee Baker has been the lead receptionist at The Breast Care Center since 2006. In addition to her many duties at the front desk, she serves as a liaison between the center and our referring doctors. When Renee is not busy helping patients, you might find her at one of the Breast Cancer Awareness Events in Portsmouth and Suffolk.
 
 
 
 
Jamie Mosher has been a receptionist at The Breast Care Center since July 2016.