Bone Density - IWK Health Centre

Service/Procedure Summary

Bone mineral density (BMD) tests are usually done with low dosage x-rays. Doctors conduct these tests to determine the health of your bones or to confirm a diagnosis of osteoporosis.

Nova Scotia 50% of people served within? ---days

Wait times

50%

Type Community Facility Wait Time
ALL Halifax IWK - Children's Health 92
days
ALL Halifax IWK - Adult Health 96
days

90%

Type Community Facility Wait Time
ALL Halifax IWK - Children's Health 245
days
ALL Halifax IWK - Adult Health 162
days

Disclaimer: Hospitals, long-term care facilities, and clinics across the province provide all wait time information displayed on this website. Wait times are based on historical data and do not include emergency/priority cases.