Atlanta Bone Density Scans
If you live in or around Atlanta and are in need of a bone density scan, you can count on the caring professionals at Diagnostic Radiology Ultrasound & Breast Center, P.C. We are a comprehensive, outpatient diagnostic imaging center serving the greater Atlanta metropolitan area. Our imaging center provides a wide range of outpatient diagnostic services in a convenient and patient-friendly environment. It is our mission to deliver high quality, cost-effective care to the community and patients we serve.
A bone mineral density test (BMD) is a non-invasive, painless test and is the best way to determine your bone health. We offer BMD testing utilizing the best test currently available: dual energy x-ray absorptiometry. This test is quick and painless; it is similar to having an x-ray taken, but uses much less radiation.
Georgia Bone Densitometry
For state-of-the-art bone densitometry in Atlanta, Georgia, trust the experts at Diagnostic Radiology Ultrasound & Breast Center, P.C. Bone densitometry is a test that can be used to identify osteoporosis, determine your risk for fractures and monitor your response to an osteoporosis treatment. Following your test, our Radiologist will interpret your images and send a report directly to your doctor. Your doctor will communicate the results of the exam to you.
To make sure your visit is as quick as possible, we will make every effort to pre-register you for your visit. Our staff will contact you prior to your scheduled appointment date to confirm your upcoming visit. On the day of your visit, please bring your photo I.D., your insurance information and the prescription from your physician (if required). We recommend that you wear separates so that you will only need to disrobe from the waist up. Please refrain from wearing deodorant, lotions, powders, perfumes or any other products on your upper torso or arms as they may contain minerals that will interfere with the results of your study.
Diagnostic Radiology Ultrasound & Breast Center, P.C. serves patients in and around Atlanta with state-of-the-art osteoporosis screening as well as comprehensive outpatient diagnostic imaging services. We are currently accepting new patients and we work with many major insurance companies including Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, United Healthcare and Cigna. Please contact our Atlanta Bone Density Scans Professionals today with questions or to schedule an appointment.
The weight limit for a bone density scan is 350lbs.