Bone Density Screening

Bone density (also called bone mineral density) is the amount of bone minerals in bone. Bone minerals give bones their hardness, and the strength to withstand breaking. Bone mineral density is dynamic in humans, continually being resorbed and renewed during the bone modeling process. This process is regulated by hormones that keep bone buildup and resorption in balance. The only way to evaluate bone density, and estimate the risk of breaking a bone is with bone mineral density screening. It will tell you if you have normal density, low density (Osteopenia) or Osteoporosis. When a patient is taking medication to […]

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