And thanks for visiting the official website and blog of the University Health Network/Mount Sinai Hospital Osteoporosis Program.
Osteoporosis is a major public health issue: almost 2 million Canadians suffer from osteoporosis currently, and this number is expected to rise to 6.9 million.
Under the leadership of Dr. Angela M. Cheung, our clinic offers diagnostic and clinical services to osteoporosis patients and individuals with low bone mass (get referral). Over 3000 patients pass through our clinic doors each year! We also run a dynamic research program led by expert physicians and investigators in the field.
Please click on our menu headings above to read and learn more about osteoporosis , the research we do here, and important tips to better care for your bone health!