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DXA by Horizon®


South Central’s Radiology Department has expanded its health and wellness services available to men and women with the addition of the Horizon® DXA system from Hologic®.  The imaging technology of the Horizon DXA system provides superb image quality with advanced diagnostic tools to support early detection and treatment of osteoporosis.

Osteoporosis is a growing healthcare crisis affecting millions of women and men worldwide. 77% of American women with osteoporosis are undiagnosed (and therefore untreated). Fortunately, osteoporosis is detectable and treatable and testing is safe and non-invasive.  The Horizon® DXA system at SCRMC enables new dimensions in care, including greater insights into biomechanical strength, BMD measurements of the entire skeleton, and many other clinical applications.

For more information about bone density exams, call 601-426-4074. To schedule an appointment, talk with your healthcare provider today about services available at SCRMC.


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