Treatments & Procedures
Our physicians and specialists at Valley Baptist Health System are dedicated to providing individualized treatment and rehabilitation plans to get you on the road to recovery.
Exercise is any form of physical activity that maintains or enhances the overall health and wellness of an individual. Exercise can include walking, dancing, sports and gardening.
Forteo is a treatment option for osteoporosis. It's available for use in women who are at high risk for bone fractures.
SELECTIVE ESTROGEN RECEPTOR MODULATORS (SERMS)
SERMs are compounds that block the effects of estrogen. If estrogen is not attached to a cell, the cell will not grow and multiply.
Strontium is a trace element found in soil and seawater that appears to have similar properties as calcium. For this reason, strontium can be used as a treatment for osteoporosis.