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Osteoporisis Center

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Peripheral Scans

TTUHSC offers screening for osteoporosis and osteopenia with its mobile peripheral ultrasound unit. We have screened thousands of patients at health fairs and other civic events throughout Amarillo and the Panhandle region. If you would like to have a peripheral osteoporosis screening day for your patients or organization, please contact Sylvia Alonzo at (806)354-5700 ext 251 or at

We are available to medical practices to conduct on site screenings for your patients. Please use the above contact information if you would like us to provide this service to you.

  • Free
  • We bring the peripheral screening unit and supplies
  • Results are read by our physician staff
  • Written report mailed to the physician named by the patient/client

Presentations for medical and non-medical audiences

Our physician staff conducts educational presentations/lectures throughout the year. Many of these are in conjunction with a peripheral osteoporosis screening at businesses or civic organization meetings. To schedule one of our physicians to speak at your physician group or organization, please contact Sylvia Alonzo at (806)354-4700 ext 251 or at

  • Free
  • Osteoporosis: What You Don't Know Can Hurt You
  • Osteoporosis for the Primary Care Provider
  • Updates and Emerging Therapies for Osteoporosis Evaluation and Treatment