by John R. Fischer
, Senior Reporter | August 28, 2023
Solis Mammography, the largest provider of specialized breast health services in the U.S., has added three breast imaging centers to its North Carolina portfolio with the acquisition of Carolina Breast Imaging.
All three are based in Eastern North Carolina and have teams of fellowship-trained breast imaging specialists who perform screening, diagnostics, and research.
As part of the deal, Solis will equip them with more state-of-the-art imaging equipment, plus AI-based diagnostic tools and services to further boost their quality of care and give clinicians and patients access to next-generation innovations. It will also expand the reach of these services to additional communities in the state.
“As we build on Carolina Breast Imaging’s strong foundation with expanded access in the region, that will not change. By marrying technical innovation and superb clinical leadership with a high-touch, patient-centric experience, we’re able to advance our mission of early detection and impact more lives,” said Grant Davies, president and chief executive officer of Solis Mammography, in a statement.
Carolina Breast Imaging will also continue to retain the services of Carolina Breast Imaging Specialists, an independent and locally-owned radiology group led by Dr. Bruce Schroeder.
Solis Mammography is based in Addison, Texas, and manages over 100 centers in 13 major markets, including Dallas-Fort Worth, Houston, Denver, Phoenix, Philadelphia, Columbus, Nashville, Greensboro, Miami, and Fort Lauderdale. It also has affiliated brands
, Washington Radiology and Progressive Radiology that see patients in Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.
It recently entered the Southeast Florida market
in 2021 through agreements with Miami Breast Institute and Memorial Healthcare System
Additionally, the company has wholly-owned centers and multiple joint venture partnerships with large hospitals and medical and academic institutions.