Bone biopsy is a minimally invasive procedure that remains the gold standard method to diagnose the type and severity of renal osteodystrophy. The procedure is minimally invasive and is performed on an outpatient basis. The College of Medicine Division of Nephrology offers hands-on training for physicians that wish to perform this procedure.

Resources:  Bone Biopsy: Indications, Techniques and Complications and The Role of Bone Biopsy in Clinical Practice and Research

Please contact Jessica Absher at for more information on training and dates available.