Metabolic Bone Disorders
The Metabolic Bone Disease Program at Cedars-Sinai is dedicated to the comprehensive care of patients with osteoporosis and other metabolic bone diseases.
In one convenient location, the program offers a three-point focus of education, diagnosis and treatment to support patients in the best possible management of their condition.
Patients treated by the Metabolic Bone Disease Program at Cedars-Sinai are given a comprehensive evaluation that includes consultations with an orthopaedist, an endocrinologist (as necessary), a nutritionist and a physical therapist.
Specialists provide individuals with osteoporosis a variety of services including:
- Drug therapy to prevent or treat osteoporosis. This includes providing options for people who are unable to handle oral medications
- Fracture care by highly qualified orthopaedic surgeons
Ongoing research strives to improve the management of this increasingly prevalent problem.
The Metabolic Bone Disorder Program at Cedars-Sinai Orthopaedics also brings a multidisciplinary team approach to the treatment of: