- A baseline mammogram once in your lifetime (if you’re a woman between ages 35-39).
- Screening mammograms once every 12 months (if you’re a woman age 40 or older).
- Diagnostic mammograms more frequently than once a year, if .
Your costs in Original Medicare
What it is
Mammograms are screenings that check for breast cancer.
Things to know
Medicare covers medically necessary breast ultrasounds only when your doctor or other health care provider orders them.