The Lifeline AutoAlert pendant is easy to use and wear. Falls affect more Americans age 65 and older than heart attack and stroke combined. One in three older adults falls each year, resulting in fatal and non-fatal injuries. Fall prevention programs, such ...
“Don’t forget where you came from!” Home, hospitality and the importance of the food that you grew up on are a passion for Chef David Guas. Born and raised in New Orleans, Chef Guas started cooking with his Aunt Boo at the age of 14. In 1998, he moved to Wa...
It’s a relief when cancer treatment is over. But it also can be an emotional letdown, leaving patients to wonder, “What happens now?” Patients at Virginia Hospital Center will be given a Survivorship Care Plan at the end of their initial curative treatment....
Known as e-cigarettes, these battery-operated devices are designed to mimic traditional cigarettes. They produce a vapor that looks and feels like tobacco smoke but with fewer toxic chemicals. More than 250 different e-cigarette brands are currently on the market and manufacturers claim they are a safe alternative to conventional cigarettes.
But many health experts, as well as the Food and Drug administration (FDA), disagree...
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- Flu shots are covered by most insurance plans, including Medicare Part-B
- If you don’t have insurance, our flu vaccine is competitively priced
— Robert Hong, MD
The Hitt Family Center for Radiation Oncology at Virginia Hospital Center not only treats patients who are battling cancer today, it also performs critical research that will help define the best methods to treat cancer in the future. Under the leadership of Robert Hong, MD, Chief of Radiation Oncology, the department has presented original research at the American Society for Radiation Oncology every year since its inception and has had multiple studies published in prestigious medical journals.
This fall, the department’s findings from two studies on the effectiveness of accelerated partial breast irradiation, or APBI, for the treatment of breast cancer have been accepted for publication in two journals...
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Virginia Hospital Center's top doctors drive our top scores for hospital quality.
For over 60 years, Virginia Hospital Center has provided exceptional medical services to the Washington metropolitan area. In 2004, Virginia Hospital Center celebrated the Grand Opening of a new $150 million state-of-the-art facility.
The Hospital offers comprehensive healthcare and multiple Centers of Excellence including: Cardiology & Cardiovascular Surgery, Oncology, Neuroscience, Urology, and Women & Infant Health. Growing service lines include the only Lung Cancer Center in Northern Virginia, Colorectal Surgery and more.
Virginia Hospital Center is a teaching hospital, long-associated with Georgetown University's School of Medicine, and accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and Licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia Department of Health.
Virginia Hospital Center Named One Of America's 50 Top Cardiovascular Ho...
Award Winning Hospital Recognized Nationally for Excellence in Cardiovascular Services and Care by Truven...
Executive Profile: Cacciatore and catheters - Washington Business Journal
John Garrett, son of a general surgeon and youngest of three boys, knew what he ...
Cardiac, Vascular & Thoracic Surgery at Virginia Hospital Center - P...
Surgical skill, quality of care and commitment to patient education are hallmarks of cardiac, vascular and thoracic surgery at Virginia Hosp
Women & Infant Health Services: A Record 433 Births & a Rrecord ...
In August 2012, Virginia Hospital Center hit a record 433 births and a record 1,485 surgeries! Newborn Tests & Treatments It’s almost time f
Virginia Hospital Center has been selected as a 2013 Top 100 Hospital
TOP NATIONAL HOSPITALS We are happy to share great news! There are over 3000 nongovernmental hospitals in the United States. Each year Truve
Introducing Surgical Associates at Virginia Hospital Center
Virginia Hospital Center | Arlington, VA. For over 60 years, Virginia Hospital Center has provided exceptional medical services to the Washi