Stephens Memorial Hospital Reminds
Everyone that MAY is Osteoporosis
Women's Imaging Center at Stephens Memorial
Hospital in Norway would like to remind everyone that
May is Osteoporosis month! Individuals both male
and female should call their physician for a referral
for a bone density exam.
Osteoporosis is a silent
disease causing bones to thin, weaken, and
The Women's Imaging Center at Stephens
Memorial Hospital is pleased to have two certified
technologists on staff. These technologists
providing bone density testing for individuals allowing
early bone loss to be detected and for treatment to take
place. We can then monitor the effectiveness of
these measures with future scans.
quick, painless and available two days a week at the
hospital on the Dexiscan. Scheduling is available early
in the day or in the early evening for your
The Dexiscan measures hip and spine
bones for changes in density or architecture and is
reported back to your physician.
Imaging Center includes Mammography, Ultrasound, and
Bone Density and performs close to 5,000 exams a