Bone Health Clinic
The Bone Health Clinic provides treatment for cancer patients with metabolic bone disorders or bone loss caused by cancer treatments. The clinic helps streamline referral and triage processes for MD Anderson patients, by bringing together consulting physicians from endocrinology, rheumatology and pediatric endocrinology. In addition to treatment, supportive care is provided by experts from radiology, pain management, rehabilitation and nutrition.
The Bone Health Clinic provides evaluation and treatment of:
- Low bone mass
- Height loss
- Vitamin D deficiency
The clinic offers increased availability of appointments and same-day consults, particularly for out-of-town patients.
Internal Medicine Center: Mays Clinic, Floor 6, near Elevator U
Internal Medicine Center: Main Building, Floor 6, near Elevator A
Endocrine Center: Main Building, Floor 9, near Elevator A.
Patients are referred to the Bone Health Clinic by their MD Anderson physician. Ask your doctor to contact the Internal Medicine Center at 713-563-7100, and ask to speak with a Bone Healthcare Program employee.
MD Anderson Resources
- Clinical Cancer Genetics Program
- Endocrine Neoplasia & Hormonal Disorders
- Head & Neck Surgery
- Surgical Endocrinology
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