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Osteoporosis Risk Assessment

Why take this scan: Regular fracture of bones, Overactive thyroid gland, Family history of osteoporosis, Malabsorption problems, Heavy drinking and smoking, Wrist fractures, Hip fractures, Stooping (bent forward)

What this scan can detect: Risk of hip fracture, Risk of vertebra fracture

Body parts scanned: Feet, Bone

Appointment: 30 mins

Age: Over 50 years

Osteoporosis Risk Assessment

Why take this scan: Regular fracture of bones, Overactive thyroid gland, Family history of osteoporosis, Malabsorption problems, Heavy drinking and smoking, Wrist fractures, Hip fractures, Stooping (bent forward)

What this scan can detect: Risk of hip fracture, Risk of vertebra fracture

Body parts scanned: Feet, Bone

Appointment: 30 mins

Age: Over 50 years

Osteoporosis Risk Assessment

Our ultrasound clinic offers the Osteoporosis Risk Assessment to male & female patients over 50 years of age.

Why take the Osteoporosis Risk Assessment?

Most patients have this scan in order to help with confirming the onset of Osteoporosis.

How do I prepare for the Osteoporosis Risk Assessment?

Do not wear tights upon arriving for this scan. 

What can I expect from the Osteoporosis Risk Assessment?

You will remove your shoe and sock, and place your bear foot on to the screening machine. This is entirely painless. 

About ultrasound

Ultrasound has been used for the last 40 years successfully. No proven risk are known to date. For updated information see College of Radiographers & BMUS.

Ultrasound Clinic is committed to ensure that your scan is being carried out safely.

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All our sonographers are fully qualified and registered with Health Care Professional Council.