The Center for Breast Care offers the latest in bone density scanning for both men and women. Testing patients with Bone Densitometry (Dexa) Scanning is a non-invasive, quick and painless technology that is used to measure bone mass. Bone mass, simply put, is the weight of the skeleton, overall or in specific regions. Bone mineral density, or BMD, reveals a risk factor for fractures.
Bone Densitometry (Dexa) Scanning is recommended for:
- Persons taking anti-coagulants
- Both men and women
- Premature menopause
- Those who have taken chemotherapy, radiation therapy, 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.