The Center for Breast Care offers the latest bone density scanning for both men and women. Testing patients with Dexa Scanning is a non-invasive, quick, and painless technology that is used to measure bone mass. Bone mass, put, is the weight of the skeleton, overall or in specific regions. Bone mineral density, or BMD, reveals a risk factor for fractures.
BD (Dexa) Scanning is recommended for:
- Persons taking anti-coagulants
- Both men and women
- Premature menopause
- Those who have taken chemotherapy, or radiation therapy, have a history of osteopenia, hyperthyroidism, or irritable bowel disease.
Make an Appointment
Bone Densitometry (DEXA) Scanning is performed in the imaging department at Garden City Hospital:
6245 Inkster Road
Garden City, MI 48135
Call 734-458-4366 to schedule your appointment today.