Top Washington D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia Orthopedic Surgeons Specializing in Osteoporosis

As you get older, your bones may get weaker. This is called "osteoporosis." Weak bones are more likely to break. Osteoporosis can be a problem for anyone, but it is more common in women.

What is osteoporosis?

This detailed video describes the condition of osteoporosis, including its causes, risk factors, symptoms, and treatment. Treatment depends on your needs. Medications can help keep your bones from getting any weaker. You may also benefit from a healthier lifestyle. Your healthcare provider can create a care plan that is right for your needs.