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Book an Affordable DEXA Scan near Ashburn, VA

We've made it easier than ever to book a DEXA near you. We help you compare, browse, and book scans — all in one place.

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We’re simplifying the scanning process. Say goodbye to waiting lists as we offer easy referrals, and fast results—all conveniently bundled in one place and at an affordable rate.

  • No Hidden Fees

    All prices you see on Tripment Health are final.

  • Same day Appointments

    Subject to availability get your appointment schedule in as little as a few hours.

  • Money Back Guarantee

    If you do not receive your scheduled services, Tripment Health will provide a refund.

  • Easy Rescheduling

    Easily reschedule your appointment if something comes up.

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What is a DEXA scan?

A DEXA scan, or Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, uses spectral imaging to measure bone mineral density. It is a painless procedure that is done lying on your back.

What does a DEXA scan show? 

DEXA scans are most commonly used to assess the risk of osteoporosis, a condition in which bones become porous and brittle. It can also be used to diagnose fractures or other bone-related conditions.

How long does a DEXA scan take? 

DEXA scans typically only take 10 - 20 minutes.

Preparation for Examination

A DEXA scan, or Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry, uses spectral imaging to measure bone mineral density. It is a painless procedure that is done lying on your back. DEXA scans are most commonly used to assess the risk of osteoporosis, a condition in which bones become porous and brittle. It can also be used to diagnose fractures or other bone-related conditions.

How do I prepare for a DEXA scan? 

Typically, you won’t need to do anything special to prepare for a DEXA scan. Once you get to the imaging center, your doctor will ask you to remove all metal objects from your body, like jewelry, hairpins, or change from your pockets. You may also be asked to stop taking calcium supplements 24 hours before your procedure. 

How does it work?

  • Booking and Referral

    Choose the type of scan and a convenient location, then proceed with the payment to confirm the booking. Next, you will need to upload a referral or obtain it with the assistance of our specialists. After that, we’ll reserve the appointment for you and email to confirm.
  • Have Your Scan

    The skilled radiographers, sonographers, and patient care professionals at your chosen partner facility will address any questions and conduct your scan. Following the scan, the images will be processed and forwarded to a highly qualified radiologist for interpretation.
  • Get Fast Results Online

    We will email you when your results are ready. Access your Confidential Image Report by logging in to your account. There you can view, save and print your results.

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