Dexa Scan

DEXA Scan Body Fat Composition
On location: Tödistrasse 498002, Zürich, Switzerland
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The Dexa Scan for body fat composition is a precise and non-invasive imaging test that measures bone density, lean muscle mass, and fat distribution throughout the body. Utilizing dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA), the procedure provides detailed insights into body composition, crucial for personalized health and fitness planning. During the scan, the individual lies comfortably on a scanning table while the DEXA machine passes over their body, emitting a low-dose X-ray beam. The entire process is quick, typically taking 10 to 20 minutes, and is conducted under the supervision of our trained radiologic technologists.

Included

• A brief pre-scan consultation to explain the procedure and address any concerns.
• The DEXA scan procedure, conducted in a comfortable and private setting.
• Immediate post-scan analysis to provide initial results and insights.
• A comprehensive report detailing body composition metrics, including bone density, fat percentage, and lean muscle mass.
• A consultation to interpret the results and discuss implications for health and fitness goals.

Not included

• Any follow-up DEXA scans or other diagnostic imaging services not specified in the initial procedure.
• Personalized fitness or nutrition plans based on the DEXA scan results.
• Consultations with other specialists, such as nutritionists or personal trainers, unless specifically included in the service package.

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