Medical Scanning & Health/Fitness Scanning

About Body Scanning

Body Scanning is a generic term which describes a variety of different technologies designed to measure and report on how your body is functioning. There are two fundamental “types”of body scanning procedures

Medical Body Scan

Medical Body Scanning is used to investigate or diagnose illnesses or injuries and includes procedures like :

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scan. …
  • X-Ray
  • Computerized tomography (CT) or computerized axial tomography (CAT)
  • Ultrasound

Medical Scanning technology usually involves very sophisticated (often very expensive) equipment, and may be invasisve – requiring Injection, or Ingestion of radioactive or pharmaceutical products.


BodyScan Brisbane does NOT undertake Medical Body Scanning procedures, these should be carried out by medical professionals.


Fitness Body Scan

Health and Fitness Body Scanning is used by people interested in improving their health and/or fitness, by helping them to measure and monitor their body, and record how it responds (over time) to exercise and nutrition.