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Bone density measurement
It is important to know early enough whether there is a risk of osteoporosis. Bone density measurement can be the starting point for necessary prophylaxis.
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bone density measurement

In bone density measurement, low-dose X-rays are used to determine bone density. The bone mineral content is also determined. This results in diagnosing or ruling out osteopaenia or osteoporosis.
Frequently asked question
The examination only takes around 15 minutes. You just have to lie still on the examination table. No particular preparation is necessary for bone density measurement using DEXA.
Yes, bone density measurement is completely painless.