For more information, call: 573-331-3000

Know Your Risk for Osteoporosis

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The best way to monitor osteoporosis risk is to undergo regular bone density screenings. Saint Francis Medical Center offers these tests as part of its Heart & Health Screenings. The following screenings are available 7-10 am on the first and third Wednesdays of each month at the Saint Francis Health and Wellness Center, 150 S. Mount Auburn Road. No appointments are necessary.

Health Screenings

Bone Density Screening – $25

Blood Pressure Screening – Free

Glucose Screening – $6

Heart Screening

Lipid Profile Plus Glucose – $29 (includes total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides, glucose for diabetes, blood pressure and cardiac risk assessment)

For accurate results, a 10- to 12-hour fast is required. Medications may be taken with water during fasting.

For more information about these lifesaving screenings, call Saint Francis at 573-331-5970.