Breast cancer, the second leading cause of death in women, can be successfully treated if discovered in the early stages. The combination of a monthly breast self-exam, physician’s exam, and mammography are the best ways to detect early cancer.
Osteoporosis Screening Overview:
Osteoporosis screening determines bone density or bone loss and helps to assess an individual’s risk of bone fracture. The test is done using DEXA (dual energy x-ray absorptiometry) and requires thirty minutes or less to perform.
How we look and feel contributes to our overall health. Our aesthetics services include laser hair, vein and skin rejuvenation therapy using the Cutera laser system, electrolysis, cosmetic injections of Botox and dermal fillers, and Obagi Skin Care products to help maintain the overall results of your therapy.
Nutritional Counseling and Body Composition Evaluation:
A relatively new tool, Body Composition Evaluation, uses DXA technology to measure visceral body fat. These cells release proteins that contribute to inflammation, atherosclerosis, increased cholesterol, and hypertension. It is also a great tool to assess the fat/muscle ratio for atheletes.
Our Registered Dietitian can guide you in making changes to achieve better eating habits, tailor an individulaized diet plan, set achievable goals, and incorporate fun, life-enhancing activities into a busy lifestyle.