Joseph Ortho Clinic

DEXA Scan

Are you worried about Osteoporosis?

 

 

There is a safe and easy test that can assess your risk...

Osteoporosis is a gradual thinning and weakening of bones, which leads to bone fractures.
Often referred to as a “silent disease,” many women and men are unlikely to find out they have
Osteoporosis until they suffer a painful often preventable fracture...

One in two women and three in ten men likely to suffer from osteoporosis. Beyond 60yrs of age of risks of osteoporosis increases by many times for both men and women. Of the people who suffer a painful fracture due to osteoporosis beyond 6oyrs of age, one in four end up never walking again.

This disease can be easily identified early and prevented to a large extent by using a very modern and very safe scanning method called the dexa scan

This latest scan (DEXA SCAN) is installed this hospital for your benefit