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A diagnosis of breast cancer can be very frightening. The experienced team at Virginia Hospital Center's Reinsch Pierce Family Center for Breast Health does everything possible to reduce the stress and minimize the disruption that often comes with treatment. All of the medical specialties — breast surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology (chemotherapy), radiology and reconstructive surgery — and all the services needed to diagnose, treat and support breast cancer patients are conveniently located under one roof... read more
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Senior Health: Fall Prevention and Peace of Mind
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 ...
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Healthy Food & Healthy Community
“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...
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Cancer Survivorship: Life Beyond Treatment
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....
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You smoke and you want to quit. Are electronic cigarettes the answer?
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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It's Time for Your Flu Shot!
- Walk in/No Appointment Necessary
- For Adolescents and Adults 
- Flu shots are covered by most insurance plans, including Medicare Part-B
- If you don’t have insurance, our flu vaccine is competitively priced
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Sat, 11.14.15 • 9:00 - 11:30 am
Joint Replacement: Is It For You? Free Community Event on Joint Replacement Surgery. Are you considering joint replacement surgery? Our expert panel of physicians, nurses and physical therapists from the Joint Replacement Center will cover everything you need to know about hip and knee ...
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1701 N George Mason Drive Ground floor (accross from the elevators), Green Parking Garage Arlington VA 22205. Led by Cathy Turner, MS. Examine why you smoke and create a plan to quit. Parking pass provided. Confirmation will be emailed to you prior to the event.
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“Virginia Hospital Center has the most experience with APBI in the Mid-Atlantic region and is one of the nation’s few designated centers of excellence for APBI.”
— 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, Arlington VA
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Virginia Hospital Center is the Nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics

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.

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Arlington, VA
1701 N. George Mason Drive, Arlington, VA 22205
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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 ...

New Technique to Restore Normal Heart Rhythm |

ARLINGTON, Va. (WUSA9) -- Atrial fibrillation (AFib) affects some 3 million Americans. The upper chambers of the heart beat erratically, and

Home Page - YMCA of Metropolitan Washington

The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington has something for everyone - kids, teens, adults and families. Come visit and let us show you why a YMCA

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


Due to the influenza epidemic in our area and in order to create the safest environment for our patients, staff and visitors, Virginia Hospi

February 2013 is National Cancer Prevention Month

Putting Off a Colonoscopy? Has your doctor recommended that you have a colonoscopy for colorectal cancer screening? Have you put it off? If

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

Bit the Heat!

Tips to help you and your family beat the heat and stay healthy this summer! Heat Stroke Prevention Stay hydrated by drinking lots of water—

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

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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

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