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Conditions We Treat

The Johns Hopkins Metabolic Bone and Osteoporosis Center focuses on services designed to prevent, diagnose and treat many kinds of bone diseases, including:

  • Osteoporosis and osteopenia in men and women
  • Fragility and recurrent fractures
  • Vitamin D deficiency
  • Primary, secondary and tertiary hyperparathyroidism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypercalciuria (high urine calcium)
  • Paget’s disease of the bone
  • Steroid-induced osteoporosis
  • Chemotherapy-induced bone loss
  • Pre-menopausal bone loss
  • Low bone density for age
  • Vitamin D deficiency / osteomalacia
  • High and low blood calcium levels (hyper and hypocalcemia)
  • High and low blood phosphorus disorders (hyper and hypophosphatemia)
  • Renal osteodystrophy
  • Rare bone diseases (osteogenesis imperfect, osteopetrosis, hereditary rickets, tumor-induced osteomalacia, hypophosphatasia, fibrous dysplasia, and others)

If you are not certain whether our physician team is appropriate for your medical condition, please call (410) 955-3663 to inquire prior to making your appointment.