DEXA Body Composition Scan
This is a full body GE DEXA Scan, which includes body fat%, muscle mass and fat mass all regions of the body and includes Bone Density, age-match body fat percentile scores as well as T and Z scores. This machine also includes visceral fat analysis. Scan takes 15 minutes and results are reviewed immediately. You will be provided a detailed 9-page color printed report. We will walk you through the results of your test and answer any questions you may have.
RMR – Resting Metabolic Rate Test
The purpose of this test is to measure how many calories you burn at rest, doing nothing more than sitting in a chair.
How to Prepare for your upcoming visit!
DEXA Body Composition scan
• Do NOT come in dehydrated
• You do NOT need to fast for a DEXA scan
• Please wear street clothes without any metal or bring exercise clothes
• You will be asked to empty your pockets and remove any significant amounts of metal (watch, belt, glasses, jewelry, etc.)
• Small buttons or zippers that cannot be removed from clothing are fine
• Pregnant woman cannot perform this test!
• Weight limit for the DEXA machine is 330lbs
VO2 Cardio Fitness Test
• You must FAST for a minimum 12 of hours (only drink water)
• Limit your activity beforehand (no exercise)
• Refrain from taking any caffeine or stimulants the day of your test