The Best DEXA Scan at 25 Harley Street, London
A DEXA scan can predict your risk of osteoporosis.
Professor David Reid, is an internationally acknowledged expert in DEXA (DXA), and Emeritus Professor of Rheumatology at the University of Aberdeen .
The bone health team at Twenty-five Harley Street day clinic are expert at treating and preventing osteoporosis.
You can phone to discuss a consultation on 020 3883 9525, or email [email protected]
Not all DEXAs and DEXA reports are the same.
A DEXA scanner gives far lower radiation doses than a conventional X-ray.
At Twenty-five Harley Street day clinic you will find the most up to date and high spec DEXA (DXA) scanners available.
DEXA at Twenty-five Harley Street offers the most advanced diagnostic features giving the best diagnostic chance of detection of osteoporosis and bone thinning.
Why you need a DEXA
- Bone health – A DEXA scan is the first step in identifying osteoporosis and indicating appropriate treatment options. A DEXA scan is recommended as a first diagnosis for detecting osteoporosis.
- Health check – The DEXA scanners at 25 Harley Street are equipped with the ‘Advanced Body Composition’ software to provide a reading of the total fat in the trunk area of your body. This is a critical element for assessing wellbeing, fitness levels as well as risk.
- Diabetes and cancer prevention – The DEXA ‘Core Scan’ option is also available, which pinpoints whether this fat is visceral fat – the kind that wraps itself around the internal organs such as the liver, pancreas and intestines – risk factors for diabetes, heart disease and cancer
- Detailed report – You can speak to top DEXA consultants who are qualified to produce a comprehensive prognostic report allowing a more detailed and comprehensive analysis of your health.
How much does a DEXA scan cost?
Due to the very low levels of radiation you can self-refer for a DEXA (DXA) scan at 25 Harley Street costs £270. This includes a full ten year prognostic report by one of the UK’s most respected osteoporosis doctors.
Top osteoporosis doctors in London
Your DEXA results will be interpreted by Professor David Reid, an internationally acknowledged expert in DEXA, and Emeritus Professor of Rheumatology at the University of Aberdeen.
The Professor is passionate about bone health and screening for those who are at risk of osteoporosis. He says, “Once someone knows they are at risk of osteoporosis, getting the right treatment can produce a reduction in risk of up to 70%, by using lifestyle changes as well as supplements and prescribed medication.”
Booking a DEXA scan in London
A DEXA scan is considered safe and risk-free, you can also self-refer. You can book a DEXA scan yourself at 25 Harley Street. It could be the best decision you will ever make for your bones and your future health and wellbeing.