Healthy Bone Clinic
The Healthy Bone Clinic at the Orthopaedic Institute is dedicated to providing the most comprehensive orthopaedic bone health care; including osteoporosis screening, diagnosis, treatment and education.
Osteoporosis is the most common bone disorder and a major health care issue. With osteoporosis, the body loses bone mineral density and bone strength, increasing the risk of fracture. There are no warning signs at the beginning. In fact, most people don’t even realize they have it. Bone fracture, pain, deformity and disability may not appear until osteoporosis becomes more advanced. That’s why osteoporosis is often called the ‘silent killer’.
The good news is that it is preventable!
Under the direction of Sara Brown, PA-C, the Healthy Bone Clinic provides:
Schedule your bone health assessment today! 618.997.6800