The Scan takes less than 15 minutes and is a simple, noninvasive vascular screening that provides information about circulation and risk of heart disease and stroke. After the scan, a color printout of the results will be provided to you. The screening costs $59.95 and includes:
The most exact way to measure bone density is by a DEXA-scan (dual-energy x-ray). The Dexa-scan can show whether you are at risk for a fracture. Osteoporosis screening is covered by most insurance policies and by Medicare. The screening requires a physician, nurse or physician assistant order.
Appointments for osteoporosis screening are available by physician referral to our Outpatient Scheduling Department at (903) 798-8900.
Our newly remodeled 15-bed, dedicated Pediatric Unit is specially tailored to meet the needs of children from infancy through adolescence. A child’s playroom is located within the unit and books, movies, computer games and an occasional animal or clown visit help to brighten their stay.
Pediatric Services Wadley Health Medical Center 1000 Pine Street Texarkana, TX 75501 (903) 798-8000