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U.S. News & World Report Names Inova Alexandria Hospital Among Best in DC Metro Area

Washington DC – July 15, 2014 –Inova Alexandria Hospital has been ranked as the #6 best hospital in the Washington, DC, metropolitan area by U.S. News & World Report for 2014-15. The hospital was recognized for high performance nationally in six specialties and was ranked 8th best hospital in the state of Virginia. The annual […]

Dr. James Zabora, ScD, MSW, appointed Fellow and President-Elect by the American Psychosocial Oncology Society

Falls Church, VA – July 14, 2014 – Dr. James Zabora, Director of Research and Professional Development at Inova Life with Cancer, has been appointed Fellow and President-Elect by the American Psychosocial Oncology Society (APOS). The Fellowship recognizes members who have made significant contributions to the field of psychosocial oncology through proven leadership as well as […]

Inova’s Dr. Thomas Wise Spoke with the Today Show about Use of Botox to Fight Depression

Dr. Thomas Wise, Psychiatry Chairman at Inova, spoke to The Today Show about a new use for botox to fight depression that is not yet FDA approved. Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

Inova to Host FREE Youth Sports Safety and Health Expo

Learn what you need to know to keep your young athletes safe and healthy Parents, coaches, and youth athletes are invited to attend a free one-of-a-kind event focusing on keeping young athletes safe and healthy. The event is being held Saturday, July 26, 2014 at the Patriot Center at George Mason University. The day will […]

Inova Spine Program at Inova Alexandria Hospital offers award-winning back and neck care

Got Back Pain? Count on Inova Alexandria Hospital for high-quality spine care If your back pain is putting a damper on your activities and you’ve tried numerous treatment options with little or no success, the Inova Spine Program at Inova Alexandria Hospital offers award-winning spine care uniquely devoted to treating problems of the back and […]

Parents-to-be Choose From a Range of Childbirth Options at Inova Alexandria Hospital

Special Delivery Choosing a childbirth technique is a personal decision One size does not fit all. That is certainly true when it comes to delivering a baby. Parents-to-be have more choices than ever about birthing techniques, be it the widely used method such as Lamaze or natural childbirth education called HypnoBirthing, and one is not […]

Local students get an “Intro to Surgery” at Inova Alexandria Hospital’s O.R.

Intro to Surgery Local students get an “Intro to Surgery” at Inova Alexandria Hospital’s O.R. Inova Alexandria Hospital has partnered with the Claude Moore Charitable Fund to offer seniors at T.C. Williams High School the opportunity to learn about surgery and operating procedures. The Claude Moore Scholars Surgical Tech Program is a two-year course of […]

Sleep study may provide the answers you need

Sleep Tight Sleep study may provide the answers you need Having trouble getting the recommended seven to nine hours of sleep per night? If your answer is yes, you may be one of millions of Americans with a sleep disorder. By not getting enough restorative sleep, you may not focus well or be as sharp […]

Consultant receives stunning diagnosis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm on the Inova Heart Beat Bus

A Walking Time Bomb Consultant receives stunning diagnosis on Inova Heart Beat Bus It may sound like the plot of a TV medical drama, but for Bob Burkhardt it was all too real. The 64-year-old telecommunications consultant from Alexandria was in the middle of a routine cardiovascular health screening aboard the Inova Heart Beat Bus […]

‘Project SEARCH’ Students Graduate with New Job Skills

For More Information, Contact A.J. Hostetler, Communications Director aj.hostetler@dars.virginia.gov 804-662-7372 Student clients gain job skills, independence (RICHMOND, Va.) — May 28, 2014 — Nearly 100 Virginia students with intellectual and developmental disabilities gained valuable work experience and interpersonal skills this school year through an innovative workforce and career development program. Project SEARCH provides high school students […]

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