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Schedule a Bone Density Scan (DEXA)

A bone density (DEXA) scan is similar to an x-ray that quickly and accurately measures the density of bone. It is used primarily to detect osteopenia or osteoporosis, conditions in which the bone's mineral and density are low and the risk of fractures is increased.

Bone Density Scan (DEXA) Guidelines
  • Women who are 65 years or older without previous known fractures
    • Medicare covers this exam every two years
  • Men or Women 65 or older who may have secondary causes of osteoporosis
  • Women younger than 65 years who may have additional risk factors
  • Patients must have a physician order to complete a bone density scan
    • If your physician hasn’t already ordered this test for you, please contact your physician office to request an order before scheduling
  • Patient must NOT have had imaging with Barium or CT Oral Prep within 7 days of a bone density scan
Complete the Form Below
  • To verify your Primary Physician and provide additional information
  • Then Select a Time to complete your online appointment scheduling
Schedule a Bone Density Scan (DEXA) 
Do you currently take a calcium supplement:
Do you have a printed order from a physician?:
Be sure to bring the order with you to your appointment.
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