BMD (Bone Mineral Densitometry)
A bone density scan is a diagnostic procedure that measures a patient’s bone density.
What is a bone density scan?
Why is a bone density scan performed?
- Other evidence of bone loss (due to medication or another condition)
- A disease or condition that causes low bone density/bone loss
- Type 1 diabetes
- Surpassed 65 years of age (female) or 70 years of age (male)
What to expect from a bone density scan
How much will my procedure cost?
All patients who hold a valid Medicare Card, Pension Card and satisfy the Medicare Eligibility criteria for BMD will be bulk billed. A private non-rebateable fee will apply if you do not satisfy these criteria.