My Bone Health Services
* My Bone Health brought to you by Osteoscan UK Ltd is the first company in Britain to offer bone mineral density measurements with the EchoS diagnostic tool, using REMS technology (radiofrequency echographic multispectrometry), developed by Echolight SPA (Italy).
* EchoS is a radiation-free, diagnostic device that provides immediate bone mineral density results allowing our consultant lead service to give you the very best advice regarding your own bone health.
* My Bone Health provides access to earlier measurement of bone mineral density than DXA, with immediate results.
Who we are
Nick Birch, Consultant Spinal Specialist at the Chris Moody Rehabilitation Centre, Moulton, Northamptonshire and Spine Editor for the Bone and Joint Journal. Nick is a Fellow of the British Orthopaedic Association and a member of the National Osteoporosis Society, both organisations being leading partners in the National Osteoporosis Guidelines Group (NOGG).
Pam Birch, former nurse and midwife and a member of the National Osteoporosis Society.
Karen Grinter, Director of Pilates at Northants Pilates at the Lynn Wilson Centre, Northants County Cricket Club, Northampton and a member of the National Osteoporosis Society.
Karen and Nick have collaborated for more than 15 years in the management of people with spinal problems. Nick, as a consultant spinal specialist, has investigated and diagnosed patients’ spinal conditions and has provided non-surgical and surgical treatment during this time. Karen has devised and provided specialist exercise programmes to assist patients in building spinal strength, stamina and support.
Our team has had a long-standing interest in bone health. They have been active in helping people with osteoporosis, complicated by fragility fractures of the spine, regain independence.
My Bone Health is a collaboration between Nick, Pam and Karen combining their knowledge of bone health and well-being, in combination with accurate bone quality measurement using EchoS.
The company aims to help people stay stronger for longer.