A Dexa scan takes between six and eleven minutes. We then sit down with you for a comprehensive consultation to go over the results, create a personalized plan of action and answer all of your questions.
If you are setting big goals, incorporating changes to your diet or exercise routine, we recommend one scan every month or two to track your progress, ensure you are doing what YOUR body needs to reach your goals. If you are making smaller changes to your lifestyle, we recommend having a scan done every 3-4 months.
It is best to come in workout wear or sweats and a t-shirt. Avoid wearing clothes with zippers or metal buttons. Remove jewelry.
No, there are no risks associated with having a DEXA scan done.
An RMR test takes approximately 10 minutes to complete, followed by a 20 minute consultation to discuss your results and answer any questions that you have.
The better prepared you are the more accurate your results, we want to provide you with the highest quality analysis. No food, alcohol, caffeine or tobacco a minimum of five hours before your test. In addition, no exercise 12hours prior.
RMR is a key tool for weight monitoring. There are many formulas that exist that one can use to estimate your daily caloric needs, however these formulas are not person specific, often being off the mark by more than 10%. That error rate could equal to pounds gained for someone trying to control their weight. Having an RMR test will gave you precise results and let you know exactly how many calories you need to consume to reach your goal, whether that goal is maintenance, weight loss or weight gain.
As our bodies change, if we lose weight or gain lean muscle mass our caloric needs change. Changes in weight or lean mass equals changes to your metabolism. If you are no longer seeing results, it is time to get your metabolism tested again.
The FibroScan takes about 10-20 minutes.
You will be asked to lie down, expose your upper right ribs, and put your right hand above your head. A water-based gel will be put on your skin. A probe will be placed over the top right area of your ribs, where your liver is. The probe will take at least 10 readings of the stiffness of your liver.
After the test, the technician will talk about the results with you. After your appointment you will be able to go home and continue with your normal daily activities.
You must be fasted for 2 hours prior to your appointment. You cannot consume any alcohol 24 hours prior to your appointment.
No, there are no risks associated with having a liver scan.
If you trying to reverse liver damage and you want to track your progress you should return for a subsequent scan after three months of incorporating lifestyle changes.
Quick and simple; simply stand on a platform, grab the handles, stay still for 40 seconds, the machine does the rest! Fit3D takes a complete 360, 3D body scan, taking exact measurements.
Fit3D takes over 200 measurements of your body, including circumference, heights, lengths, widths, volumes and surface areas.
Wear very tight fitting clothing, to ensure the most accurate results, such as sports bra, bike shorts, tights or bathing suit.