Exciting new technology, expanded hours and a new location are here for the bone density program at St. Francis. A new Lunar Prodigy Pro bone densitometry unit is a new suite in the diagnostic imaging department. Bone density service will be expanding to a Monday through Friday daytime schedule.
The new bone density machine will provide provide advanced hip analysis and dual-energy vertebral assessment and lateral BMD. Its comprehensive capabilities cover a complete range of applications. In addition to total-body bone health assessment, providers will be able to help patients with a fracture risk assessment and also work towards a desired body composition with a body composition feature. Patients and providers will be pleased with this new in-house location and the enhanced capabilities.
For questions on this service, please call Jimly Harris, manager of diagnostic services, at 952.428.2548.