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Patients who come for their bone density testing will be tested on the clinical DXA Scanner located at Boston Children's Hospital main campus.


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Boston Children's Hospital
Bone Health Program
333 Longwood Ave., 2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02115
*For General Info/
Clinical Appointments:

Phone: 617-919-7136
Fax: 617-730-0194

Boston Boston Children's Hospital
DXA Center for
Bone Density Testing
300 Longwood Ave.
Boston, MA 02115
For DXA Appointments (Bone Density Testing):
Phone: 617-355-3789
Fax: 617-730-0897


*Please specify that you would like an appointment with a physician specializing in bone health or the DXA Center.


Directions to Clinical DXA Scanner

  1. Enter the MAIN building at Boston Children's Hospital main campus, located at 300 Longwood Ave.
  2. Turn left, to Fegan elevators
  3. Take elevators to 1st floor
  4. Follow signs to (Farley Bldg)
  5. Go to the 6th floor
  6. Take left and follow signs to CTSU
  7. Check in at reception desk.

International Patients

For families residing outside of the United States, please contact Boston Children's International Health Services which facilitates the medical review of patient records and appointment scheduling and provides assistance with customs and immigration, transportation, hotel and housing accommodations.





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