Osteology = theory of bones, dealing with all diseases of the bone, particularly:


Osteoporosis, also known as bone loss, is a disease of the skeletal system. Reduced bone mass and porous bone architecture are typical characteristics, and lead to a weakening and breakage of the bone.



  • Determine the individual risk
  • Full digital X-ray
  • Bone densitometry (DXA) Registration
  • Laboratory tests



  • Specific drug therapy using modern techniques
  • Orthoses, if necessary
  • Advice on essential vitamins and minerals, and invasive measures

As a CCIP-certified osteologist (www.dv-osteologie.org), I am available as a specialist in bone diseases and in particular osteoporosis.

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      Practice Dr. W. Terhorst
      Baarerstrasse 98
      6300 Zug

      Tel : +41 41 761 41 31
      E-Mail: w.terhorst@hin.ch

      Opening times
      Mon-Thu7.30 am – 12 pm
      Mon and Wed 1 pm – 4 pm
      Tue and Thu 1 pm – 6 pm
      Friday by appointment only

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